Annette Sisson

Annette Sisson

A Nashville, Tennessee, award-winning poet, Annette Sisson is delighted to appear in Kosmos Quarterly againHer poetry publications include Nashville Review, Typishly, River Heron, Psaltery & Lyre, SWIMM Every Day, HeartWood, and a chapbook (A Casting Off, Finishing Line, 2019). Winner of The Porch Writers’ Collective’s 2019 poetry prize and Honorable Mention in Passager’s 2019 poetry prize, Annette was named a BOAAT Writing Fellow for 2020. She recently completed a full-length poetry manuscript. http://annettesisson.com

Kitchened | Postcard from the Mother Ghost

Poem

Oh, to be cantaloupe,
to flower with insouciance,
vine into the next yard—