We’re so pleased to see Tara Skurtu’s poem, “Indian River at Dusk,” in Plume. Read it here, and enjoy her wonderful wit, as in lines like this one:
God was a word person. After two
Hail Marys and an Our Father I’d be
Tara Skurtu is the recipient of two Academy of American Poets prizes and a Robert Pinsky Global Fellowship. Her work appears in Poetry Wales, Poetry Review, Plume, Memorious, DMQ Review, The Dalhousie Review, Los Angeles Review, Poet Lore, Tahoma Literary Review, Salamander, B O D Y, and the minnesota review, and it’s been translated into Romanian and Hungarian. This spring she’ll be teaching incarcerated college students through Boston University’s Prison Education Program.