blackbirdan online journal of literature and the artsSpring 2018  Vol. 17 No. 1
an online journal of literature and the arts
Catherine MacDonald

   Bird Study
   Elegy with Barred Owl
   A Note on the Art in the Oncologist’s Office
   Sentinel Species

Catherine MacDonald is the author of the poetry collection Rousing the Machinery (University of Arkansas Press, 2012), winner of the Miller Williams Poetry Prize. She is also the author of a chapbook of poetry, How to Leave Home (Finishing Line Press, 2009). Her work has appeared in Prairie Schooner, Sou’wester, Crab Orchard Review, Cortland Review, and elsewhere.  end