Biography of Anna Journey
Anna Journey (born November 1980, in Arlington, Virginia) is an American poet who was recently awarded a 2011 National Endowment for the Arts Fellowship for Poetry. She is the author of two collections of poetry: If Birds Gather Your Hair for Nesting (University of Georgia Press, 2009), which was selected by Thomas Lux for the National Poetry Series, and Vulgar Remedies (Louisiana State University Press, 2013). She teaches creative writing and literature at the University of Southern California, where she is an Assistant Professor of English.
Anna Journey Poems
The Atheist Wore Goat Silk
I've wanted to visit the genetically modified goat spliced with silkworm DNA spinning white threads from its pink udders like a piebald spider. I've wondered how much
Wedding Night: We Share An Heirloom Toma...
for David We imagine Natalie held a gelatinous green sliver on her tongue, that its watery