This week's feature poet is Lesley Yalen.
Lesley Yalen’s writing has appeared in jubilat, The Massachusetts Review, Denver Quarterly, Octopus, Everyday Genius, Better, and elsewhere. She is the author of two chapbooks, This Elizabeth and The Beginning In, and her first full-length collection, The Hearts of Vikings, was published by Natural History Press in 2015. She lives in Western Massachusetts and works at the Yiddish Book Center.
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