Duplex (Pain’s a Language); Root; I’m No Mary Oliver; & A Dead Shark Isn’t Art

torrin a. greathouse is a transgender cripple-punk poet and essayist. She has received fellowships from the National Endowment for the Arts, the Ragdale Foundation, and the University of Arizona Poetry Center. They are the author of DEED (Wesleyan University Press, 2024) and Wound from the Mouth of a Wound (Milkweed Editions, 2020), winner of the Kate Tufts Discovery Award. She teaches at the Rainier Writing Workshop, the low-residency MFA program at Pacific Lutheran University.