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Virginia Woolf Found Poems in the Boston Review

The Boston Review has published three of my Virginia Woolf found poems! You can find the poems online. "Brutally" is one of the first poems in this series I ever wrote. In large part because it worked, I kept writing these Woolf poems. I think that's why I have a bit of a soft spot for it. I wrote "Stuck on This Page" after I graduated from my MFA program and it was a relief to know I still could write these poems without having the safety net of the program. "What I Found" was a pain in the ass to write. I stared at that paragraph for month after month after month and pieced together terrible sentence after horrible sentence that never came together into anything cohesive. It was a struggle