J.G. Russell

J.G. Russell is based in Rochester, Michigan and will earn her BA in English and Secondary Education from Oakland University this April. Her previous work with poetry has garnered various prizes, including top prize in the Oakland University Ekphrasis Contest. This is her first publication. She currently teaches AP Language and 10th Grade Literature and Composition.


I’m struck dumb suddenly by this egg, this enormity.
This immense incomprehensible oval and its lovely silence.