By: Katherine Goldblatt
And I talked, my tongue as fast as the waters
lapping at my feet like tongues of wet dogs, licking and licking
spitting out phrases like currents sweeping away my thoughts
into the sea.
Katie Goldblatt (she/her/hers) has always had a passion and talent for writing. Whether poetry, prose, fiction, songwriting, dramatic writing, or any other genre, she has enjoyed building worlds with words. Currently, Katie is a student at the State University of New York at New Paltz, majoring in English with a concentration in Creative Writing. She writes for two campus publications – The Teller Magazine (the campus literary/arts magazine) and The Poodle (the campus satire magazine publication). Katie is also an alumnus of the 2018 New York State Summer Young Writers Institute at Skidmore College. When not writing or doing homework, Katie enjoys doing community service with her fellow brothers in the Alpha Gamma Delta chapter of Alpha Phi Omega (a national, co-ed, community service-focused fraternity), reading good books, and hanging out with family and friends.