Poetry - Issue 01 | November 2008

Two Poems by Katie Perkins


Denali

Again,
And again and from this angle
Again
Alpine rose
I’ve come this far to find you –
A cooling day, bright, with views,
A mountain in its overcoat
Cloud and fog.
Alpine thistle
Alpine aster
Bracket, whorl
Gather, storm.

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About the author

Katie Perkins is a project manager and editor at the Prague Daily Monitor. Originally from northern California, Katie traveled twice to Germany and once to Australia as an enthusiastic exchange student. She has a degree in Literature and Journalism from the University of California Santa Cruz and is finishing her MFA at Bennington College. Katie lives in Prague with her husband and dog.

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