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Kindra M. Austin

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December 02, 1978

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Sylvia Plath; John Steinbeck; Edgar Allan Poe

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Kindra M. Austin is a wife, mother, artist, and indie author from Chesaning, Michigan. Her debut novel, Magpie in August was published in April, 2017, and her book of poems and prose titled Constant Muses followed in December. Other publications include several poems featured in Anthology Volume I (Writings from the Sudden Denouement Literary Collective), Swear to Me (Free Verse Revolution), and two essays advocating for LGBT rights printed in the Mansfield Pride magazine.

Her latest book, a novella titled For You, Rowena was released on August 27, 2018.

You can find her books on Amazon.

Austin has been writing for over twenty years. In 2008, she began blogging under different pseudonyms while briefly moonlighting as a writer/editor/internet r
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Kindra M. Austin Whiskey. Just kidding. Music nearly always cures my writer's block, specifically, classical. My favorite piece is Mozart, violin concerto #3.
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For a minute or more, I was dead as you,
as you were technically dead
before the end was absolute—
before your brain conceded.
For a minute or more, my world was edged in blossoming dark,
engrossing, on the cusp of consent.
Blackbirds congregated, chattered ‘round my head, and
they called dibs on my vital organs—
heart, liver, kidneys, and lungs.
One expressed explicit interest in
my spleen—
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Sylvia Plath
“let me live, love, and say it well in good sentences”
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Edgar Allan Poe
“I was never really insane except upon occasions when my heart was touched.”
Edgar Allan Poe

John Steinbeck
“All war is a symptom of man's failure as a thinking animal.”
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Marcus Aurelius
“Do not act as if you were going to live ten thousand years. Death hangs over you. While you live, while it is in your power, be good.”
Marcus Aurelius

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