Beckett & Rilke Fertilize Bewilderment in the Wilderness

Mother of Word

Brooke Larson holds an MFA in Creative Writing from Columbia University, and is currently a PhD student in Poetry at the University of Louisiana at Lafayette. Her poems and essays have recently appeared in The Offbeat, Gravel, The Swamp, Foothill Journal and Split Rock Review, and she was the 2017 runner-up for the Tennessee Williams Poetry Prize. She often runs away to teach primitive survival skills as a wilderness guide in Arizona’s Sonoran Desert.