Maura Stanton

Maura Stanton has written six books of poetry, the first of which, Snow on Snow, won the Yale Younger Poets Prize. Her latest book is Immortal Sofa. Her work has appeared in a number of publications including The Best American PoetryPloughshares, TriQuarterly, The New Yorker, The Paris Review, and The Chicago Review, among others.

  • Inauguration Day

    Yes, like thousands of joyful poets today
  • Cotton Candy

    At first it gives like a sponge, elastically, and you think you’ll only make an