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Elizabeth (Beth) Adams is a writer, publisher, editor, and graphic designer. She is the founder of Phoenicia Publishing, a small independent press, and advisory editor (and former co-managing editor) of qarrtsiluni online literary magazine. She is the author of Going to Heaven, (Soft Skull Press,Brooklyn, 2006) the story of Bishop Gene Robinson and the debate over ordinations of gays and lesbians, numerous essays on religion and spirtuality, and the editor of numerous poetry books and anthologies. Her blog, The Cassandra Pages, was be 10 years old in March, 2013. Beth grew up in the rural northeastern U.S., has a degree in classics from Cornell, lived in Vermont for thirty years, and currently resides in Montreal with her husband, photograp...more


(The world) "...will flame out, like shining from shook foil..."

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Going to Heaven: The Life a...
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Words of Power
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