From Our Soundbooth | July 10, 2012

This week, we continue our series of podcasts honoring the winners and runners-up of our 2012 Audio Competition with Chloe Honum’s “Spring,” which was the winner in our Poetry category.

Chloe Honum was born in Santa Monica, California, and was raised in Auckland, New Zealand. Her poems have appeared in The Paris Review, The Southern Review, Orion, and elsewhere. She is the recipient of a Ruth Lilly Fellowship from the Poetry Foundation, an Isabella Gardner Residency Fellowship from the MacDowell Colony, and a Tennessee Williams Scholarship from the Sewanee Writers’ Conference. Chloe completed an MFA at the University of Arkansas, and is currently a Ph.D. student at Texas Tech University. Find her online at