“When the hurricane hit, the water rushed backwards./ Black water bubbling up and out from the drain/ with a pungent stink…” Poem of the Week (May 13), by Loretta Oleck.Read More
Loretta Oleck is a poet published in Wordriot, Feminist Studies, High Coupe, Right Hand Pointing, Commonline Journal, and The Cultural Weekly, among others. She has performed at The Hudson Valley Center for Contemporary Art, and has a chapbook to be published by A Hurricane Press. She holds an M.A. in Creative Writing.