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Two Poems

Issue 118, Fall 2022

"Untitled (Main Street)", 2020. Photograph by Curran Hatleberg. All photographs are from Hatleberg's monograph "River's Dream," published in June by TBW Books, available at

Two Poems
By Mikey Swanberg

"Untitled (Camaro)," 2017. Photograph by Curran Hatleberg

"Untitled (Thistle)," 2018. Photograph by Curran Hatleberg

Two Poems
By Erika Meitner

"Untitled (Diamond)," 2020. Photograph by Curran Hatleberg

Mikey Swanberg and Erika Meitner

Mikey Swanberg is the author of On Earth as It Is (Vegetarian Alcoholic Press) and Good Grief (VaPress). He received his MFA from the University of Wisconsin-Madison, and he lives in Chicago.

Erika Meitner is the author of six books of poems, including Holy Moly Carry Me, which was the winner of the 2018 National Jewish Book Award in poetry and a finalist for the National Book Critics Circle Award, and Useful Junk (BOA Editions, 2022). She is a professor of English at the University of Wisconsin–Madison.