Click here to read this week’s poem: “Cave Burial” by Nicole Rollender.
Nicole Rollender is the author of Arrangement of Desire (Pudding House Publications 2007), Absence of Stars (forthcoming in 2015 from dancing girl press), and Little Deaths (forthcoming in 2015 from ELJ Publications). Her poems have been published in Alaska Quarterly Review, THRUSH Poetry Journal, Kenning Journal, Salt Hill, and Ruminate Magazine. She received an MFA in creative writing from the Pennsylvania State University, and she is the media director/editor of Minerva Rising Literary Journal. She is also the executive director of professional development for the Advertising Specialty Institute, and she edits Stitches, a publication for commercial embroiderers and apparel designers. She lives in southern New Jersey. Her website is located at www.nicolerollender.com.