MAXINE KUMIN of Warner, New Hampshire is a poet, fiction writer, and horsewoman. Her most recent books are The Retrieval System and House, Bridge, Fountain, Gate. She has received numerous awards for her work, including a National Council on the Arts Fellowship and the Pulitzer Prize (1973, for Up Country).
"Peeling Fence Posts and Other Poems,"
Ontario Review: Vol. 12
, Article 10.
Available at: http://repository.usfca.edu/ontarioreview/vol12/iss1/10