Meredith Stricker
Contributor History

Meredith Stricker is an artist and poet working in cross-genre media. Her most recent book is the poem/novel Our Animal (Omnidawn). She is also the author of Mistake (Caketrain); Alphabet Theater, mixed-media performance poetry (Wesleyan); and Tenderness Shore (National Poetry Series Award). She codirects visual poetry collaborative, an interarts architecture studio.



In Print

Vol. 69
Being Bodies
Fall 2017
Edited by Bradford Morrow


April 17, 2018
There was a socket in the wall my mother told me not to touch. The wire innards of the plug spilled out of the unguarded hole. The wires looked like black spaghetti.
April 10, 2018
“And you say they’ve been here how long?”

     “We don’t know exactly. Our estimate is a month, approximately. It’s difficult to be sure, we don’t keep tabs on our employees, so it could well be longer, a month and a few days, perhaps.”
April 3, 2018
Cold hole in my right pant
through which
                        grass’s eyelash brushes my calf,
flirty infinite