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Shelly Taylor is the author of two full-length collections: Lions, Remonstrance (Coconut Books Braddock Book Prize: 2014) & Black-Eyed Heifer (Tarpaulin Sky: 2010), as well as three chapbooks: Peaches the yes-girl (Portable Press at YoYo Labs: 2008), Land Wide to Get a Hold Lost In (Dancing Girl: 2009), Dirt City Lions (Horse Less: 2012). Hick Poetics, an anthology of contemporary American rural poetry co-edited with Abraham Smith, will be released from Lost Roads Press in early 2015. Born in deep south Georgia, Taylor is an instructor at the University of Arizona. She calls Tucson & horseback home.


pendleton blanket / winter love
ralph's bday lunch at augustin
driftwood on all fronts, lucky blanton, bugs alive in 75 : think we doing good jax teller my lil cow horse with some built in speed
breakfast in bed in Scottsdale for mama's bday
there aint no telling
aint no telling
bday girl and daddy
best end yo week with a pony ride
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Black-Eyed Heifer
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“Someone I loved once gave me a box full of darkness. It took me years to understand that this too, was a gift.”
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“This earthly life is a battle,' said Ma. 'If it isn't one thing to contend with, it's another. It always has been so, and it always will be. The sooner you make up your mind to that, the better off you are, and more thankful for your pleasures.”
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message 2: by Laura

Laura Little I'm in love with the part where you talk about Gunter Grass, the answer to the question re: the quote. LOVE.


message 1: by Laura

Laura Little You interview at guernicamag.com = brilliant.
http://www.guernicamag.com/daily/shel...
Love you.


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