Contributors: Sharon Olds

Sharon Olds has published twelve collections of poetry, including Satan Says, The Dead and the Living, The Wellspring, and Stags Leap, which won both the Pulitzer and T. S. Eliot prizes. She was the New York State Poet from 1998 to 2000, and she teaches poetry workshops in the graduate Creative Writing Program at New York University. Her newest collection, Odes, will be out this year.