Three Poems by Ruth Madievsky

Ruth Madievsky

 

Ruth Madievsky, in 2015, was the winner of CutBank Literary Magazine’s Patricia Goedicke Prize for Poetry, judged by Matt Rasmussen, and Beyond Baroque’s Poetry Contest, judged by David St. John. Her work has recently appeared or is forthcoming in Gulf Coast, Rattle, West Branch, ZYZZYVA, and elsewhere. She is the author of a poetry collection, Emergency Brake, which was named Tavern Books’ 2015-2016 Wrolstad Contemporary Poetry Series selection and is forthcoming in January 2016.