I love Rutha Rosen’s poems for their spare style set off by oases of lush imagery—hopeful sunspots skimming below obscure surfaces to personalize the political and to mine meaning from emotional
Marietta Abrams Brill
In these poems live a great conscience, an exquisite eye for detail, and a deep emotional understanding of the mundane.
Rutha Rosen is a South African born poet currently living in New York City. With a background in psychology, English, medical technology and medical writing, she has spent the past 18 years working in Human Services.