Kathryn Stripling Byer

The Sunday Poem : Nancy Simpson

By |06.15.13|

 

 

Note: This introduction is a guest post by Kathryn Stripling Byer, a writer who has also been featured as a Gwarlingo Sunday Poet. Kathryn’s essay appears in Nancy Simpson’s Living Above the Frost Line: New and Selected Poems from Carolina […]

The Sunday Poem : Kathryn Stripling Byer

By |03.09.13|

 

 
As a fellow Georgia native, Kathryn Stripling Byer’s poem about a young girl enduring Sunday church service in “a girdle and hose” and singing the hymn “Just As I Am” brought back memories.

Byer’s latest collection, Descent, is brimming with […]