SARAH BLAKE lives outside of Philadelphia with her husband and son. She has been fencing since she was 12, playing field hockey since she was 2, and she was once a pinch runner in softball. Her poetry has appeared or is forthcoming in Boston Review, Drunken Boat, Witness, and Sentence. She is currently at work on a collection about Kanye West. This fall she will be teaching creative writing at The College of New Jersey.