Kate Partridge

Kate Partridge is the author of the collection Ends of the Earth. Her poems have appeared in Pleiades, Alaska Quarterly Review, Blackbird, and Colorado Review, among others. She is a graduate fellow at the University of Southern California, where she is pursuing a Ph.D. in literature and creative writing.
A stack of old issues of The Yale Review. Courtesy Pentagram

Ode on Inheritance

Kate Partridge
November 1, 2017