Sasha West

Sasha West‘s poems have appeared in Ninth Letter, Forklift, Ohio, Third Coast, The Journal, Canary, and elsewhere. These poems are drawn from a book-length poem, Failure and I Bury the Body, which won the 2012 National Poetry Series (forthcoming from Harper Collins, Fall 2013). She lives with her husband in Austin, TX, where she teaches writing to graduate students at UT’s LBJ School of Public Affairs.