Debra Nystrom

Debra Nystrom‘s most recent book of poems is Bad River Road, from Sarabande Books. She teaches in the Creative Writing Program at The University of Virginia.

Spring 2014

River

By Debra Nystrom

A little cool, you think, then the iron-scent takes you in, you leave your feet and let it—early summer chill easing its ripple across your chest as if this water […]

This is No Dream

By Debra Nystrom

Last winter, on December 30, American Poetry lost one of its most distinctive voices, Eleanor Ross Taylor—a voice that only recently, in Taylor’s seventies and eighties, had begun to receive […]