Katie Peterson is the author of This One Tree (New Issues). Today's featured poem, "Rest," is from her forthcoming collection The Accounts, which will be published by the University of Chicago Press in 2013. Also forthcoming is her book Permission, from New Issues. She was born in California and teaches poetry at Tufts University.
First with the best, The Kenyon Review has been one of America's premier literary journals since 1939. For over fifty years, we've been delighting sophisticated readers with issue upon issue of scintillating fiction, sharp reviews, and penetrating poetry. Our writers have won countless awards. And our name is known around the planet by readers, writers, and lovers of literature.The Kenyon Review