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Kristin George Bagdanov

Kristin George Bagdanov is a PhD candidate in literature at U.C. Davis. Her first full-length poetry collection, Fossils in the Making, is forthcoming from Black Ocean in 2019. She is the poetry editor of Ruminate Magazine. More at: and @KristinGeorgeB.


I feed my body less and want more        the surplus
I was promised          storehouses of grain        plains of locust
don’t signify a thing without hunger    
telos that defers its own ending

Kristin George Bagdanov