read by christine tierney
slip your knuckles in, breathe
An MFA recipient from the University of Southern Maine ’s Stonecoast Writing Program, Christine Tierney is employed as an after-school director. Her work has appeared or is forthcoming in Fourteen Hills, Permafrost, PMS, Poet Lore, Tusculum Review, descant, The Yalobusha Review, The Broome Review, and Tattoo Highway. In 2009, she was nominated for a Pushcart Prize.