Catherine Pond was born in New York City and grew up in Georgia. She is the author of Fieldglass (Southern Illinois University Press 2021), winner of the Crab Orchard First Book Prize. Her poems have appeared in Best New Poets, Best American Nonrequired Reading, AGNI, Salmagundi, The Adroit Journal, Narrative, and other publications. Pond is a PhD candidate in Literature & Creative Writing at the University of Southern California, where she teaches writing.
Intimate Distance: On Kayleb Rae Candrilli’s “Water I Won’t Touch” and Catherine Pond’s “Fieldglass”
Loisa Fenichell makes her way through “Water I Won’t Touch” by Kayleb Rae Candrilli and “Fieldglass” by Catherine Pond....