February 20, 1834

New Bedford, Massachusetts
Dear friend Seth,
                                       my Father                                                             puts his

hand on your shoulder



You can see                                                             ancient cultures

                        you will have stories
Your friend,


Kristin LaTour’s full length collection What Will Keep Us Alive, and her most recent chapbook Mend (e-book, free online and in the link) are published by Sundress Publications. Her poems have been published in RhinoMassachusetts QuarterlyTinderbox PoetryAdana, and other journals. She lives in Aurora, IL.