ISSUE 42FE Magazine Series #1 // Fonograf Editions collaboration
To Be of The
Location: The purple house, Ashfield Massachusetts. I am now in love for the third time. I used to think love was a container and these days I experience it more as a location. I live in a purple house with my partner and his daughter in the pioneer valley.
Catherine Bresner is the author of the chapbook The Merriam Webster Series; the artist book Everyday Eros (Mount Analogue 2017); and the empty season, which won the Diode Edition Book Prize in 2017. Her poetry has appeared or is forthcoming in the VOLTA, b l u s h, Sixth Finch, Fonograf, Itinerant, The Offing, Heavy Feather Review, Gulf Coast, Passages North, Paperbag and elsewhere. She is the recipient of a Juniper Summer Institute fellowship and the 2019 Cadence Residency through the Northwest Film Forum. Currently, she is the publicity director for Wave Books and lives in the Pioneer Valley in Massachusetts.