Lance Larsen

Lance Larsen, poet laureate of Utah, is the author of four poetry collections, most recently Genius Loci. Recipient of a Pushcart Prize and an NEA fellowship, he teaches at Brigham Young University.

Summer/Fall 1997

Peach

By Lance Larsen

Call it treason, but I'm eating my way south. Chilean peaches, swaddled in green tissue. I buy them $1.79 a pound. In Kalamazoo, in the teeth of winter. Tart enough […]

Riding the Bus

By Lance Larsen

Two or three times a week I save the planet. That is, I leave my Corolla garaged and board the Utah County 820—a nine-mile, twenty-one minute commute that sweeps me […]