Two Poems by Hadara Bar-Nadav

Wind (Elegy)

Leg

 

Hadara Bar-Nadav is the author of Lullaby (with Exit Sign) (Saturnalia Books, 2013), awarded the Saturnalia Books Poetry Prize; The Frame Called Ruin (New Issues, 2012), Runner Up for the Green Rose Prize; and A Glass of Milk to Kiss Goodnight (Margie/Intuit House, 2007), awarded the Margie Book Prize.  Her chapbook, Show Me Yours (Laurel Review/Green Tower Press, 2010), was awarded the Midwest Poets Series Prize.  She is also co-author of the textbook Writing Poems, 8th ed. (Pearson, 2011).  Recent awards include the Lynda Hull Memorial Poetry Prize from Crazyhorse and fellowships from the Vermont Studio Center and the Virginia Center for the Creative Arts.  Hadara is currently an Associate Professor of English at the University of Missouri-Kansas City.