Kate E. Schultz earned her MA from Ohio University, where she also served as Assistant Editor of New Ohio Review. Her work has appeared or is forthcoming in Bayou Magazine, Midwestern Gothic, Up the Staircase Quarterly, and others. She is currently Associate Editor of Sow’s Ear Poetry Review and resides in Columbus, Ohio.
When he told me, “I read all of your poems before drinking my morning coffee,” I knew he was smitten. Each morning, he had cups and cups, always dark-roast. He’d get out of bed before me to grind the beans finer than silt. The water ran in the shower; the coffee gurgled and trickled from […]