Kristen McHenry




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Kristen McHenry is a resident of Seattle, Wash., and is a poet by night, and a manager of volunteers by day. She has her bachelor’s degree in theatre arts and filmmaking from The Evergreen State College.

Among other publications, her work has been seen in Bare Root Review, Numinous Magazine, Tiferet Journal, Sybil’s Garage, Big Pulp Magazine, and the anthology, “Many Trails to the Summit,” published by Rose Alley Press. She was a top five finalist in the 2009 National Poetry Competition “Project Verse” (Limp Wrist Magazine). Her chapbook “The Goatfish Alphabet” was runner-up in qarrtsiluni’s 2009 chapbook contest, and was published by Naissance Press (April 2010).

Kristen serves on the editorial staff for Literary Bohemian, and teaches creati
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Last week, my friend Jules died, and yesterday I attended his funeral. I feel heart-weary and numb, and I have a lot ahead of me over the next few weeks. The experience of collective grief, of being part of this huge community of people who were touched and inspired by this man, is intense. This is one of those losses that will resonate for a very long time.
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More of Kristen's books…
“Oh, to survive
thirty-seven years on just a particle of dew!
To need exactly nothing. To sprout
weapons from your own fibrous flesh.
To bloody those
who hover in to feed you.

From, "Nature Conservancy, Spring”
Kristen McHenry, Paper Covers Rock and Triplicity: Poems in Threes




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