Laura Madeline Wiseman

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in Ames, Iowa, The United States



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Laura Madeline Wiseman's latest books are Velocipede, published by Stephen F. Austin State University Press and Through A Certain Forest published by BlazeVOX [books]. Her collaboratively written chapbook with Andrea Blythe, Every Girl Becomes the Wolf is forthcoming from Finishing Line Press.

She is also the author of the full length collections of poetry An Apparently Impossible Adventure (BlazeVOX [books], 2016), Drink (BlazeVOX [books], 2015), Wake (Aldrich Press, 2015), Some Fatal Effects of Curiosity and Disobedience (Lavender Ink, 2014), American Galactic (Martian Lit, 2014), Queen of the Platform (Anaphora Literary Press, 2013) and Sprung (San Francisco Bay Press, 2012).

Her collaborative books are People Like Cats with Chuka Sus

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Some Fatal Effects of Curio...

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Women Write Resistance: Poe...

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Intimates and Fools

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She Who Loves Her Father

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American Galactic

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it was amazing 5.00 avg rating — 11 ratings — published 2014
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Branding Girls

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Ghost Girl

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Journey Wells

These poems comprise not a book but an experience to be savored.  In Journey to Nowhere, a story unfolds as deftly rendered as it is delicately layered. With lyrical and story-telling style, Laura Madeline Wiseman shifts a life of poverty, hunger, and lack into proper fuel to feed the warrior, sweeping the reader along in a regimen of yoga and cycling to rebuild. Toward the end of the book in “Cor

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Lidush Hi Laura! Thanks for friending :)

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Laura Wiseman Rob wrote: "I'd just like to let you know I received "Ghost Girl" in the mail today from the little giveaway you had for the new website. I look forward to reading it soon, probably later tonight even. From a ..."

Great! I'm glad you received it. Enjoy!

Robert Zimmermann I'd just like to let you know I received "Ghost Girl" in the mail today from the little giveaway you had for the new website. I look forward to reading it soon, probably later tonight even. From a quick glance it looks like a very good read and I'll be sure to check out your other chapbooks as well after this one. Thank you again, hope the New Year is going well. :)

Haylee Hello, how are you? Thanks for the friend request! Look forward to discussing books with you

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thanks for the add and good luck with your books!!!!

Natasha Thank you for connecting with me on goodreads, I look forward to sharing some good books and some not so good books with you -♥- Sincerely Natasha @ Paranormal Goddess [Book Blog]

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