University of Wisconsin–Madison Medical College of Wisconsin

September 2022

“September 2022”

Sue Blaustein
Digital Photo

Artist Statement

“Several Binax COVID tests are arranged like flowers in an (empty pill bottle) vase. They document the week in September 2022 when my partner, then I got COVID.”

Artist Info

Sue Blaustein is a poet and writer. She worked at the Milwaukee Health Department as a food safety inspector for 25 years, retiring in 2016. Since then, she’s published one full-length book of poetry and a chapbook. She volunteers as a writer/interviewer for the Veterans Administration’s “My Life, My Story” program and is also a volunteer blogger for Milwaukee’s Ex Fabula, a storytelling organization.


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