Tonight, I haven’t even said the word pipeline & Spring

Teresa Dzieglewicz is an educator, poet, and lover of rivers. She is a poet-in-residence with the Chicago Poetry Center and part of the founding team of the Mní Wičhóni Nakíčižiŋ Wóuŋspe. Her first book, Something Small of How to See a River, won Tupelo Press’s Dorset Prize (selected by Tyehimba Jess) and is forthcoming in 2023. She is the recipient of a Pushcart Prize, Auburn Witness Prize, and Palette Poetry Prize and has received fellowships from the Elizabeth George Foundation, Community of Writers, and Brooklyn Poets. Her poems appear in Beloit Poetry Journal, Prairie Schooner, Ninth Letter, Sixth Finch, Best New Poets, and elsewhere.