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Tamara J. Madison

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Formerly living in Indiana, Chicago, Seattle, Strasbourg (France), and New Jersey, Tamara J. Madison is a writer, poet, editor, instructor, and performer currently living and working in Orlando, Florida.

Her literary work has been published in various anthologies including: Temba Tupu!, Sisterfire, Crossfire, and Check The Rhyme. Her poetry, fiction and critical work have been published in various literary journals, magazines, and sites, most recently Poetry International, Web Del Sol, Tea Party Magazine, Tidal Basin Magazine, and Black Magnolias.

She is the author of Collard County: A Collection of Short Stories available worldwide in various ebook formats and on Goodreads. Her new poetry audio, Kentucky Curdled, is now available on CD Bab
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Tamara J. Madison I don't believe in it. If I am not writing, I am not nurturing my muse. If I am not writing, I am not reading enough books. If I am not writing, I am…moreI don't believe in it. If I am not writing, I am not nurturing my muse. If I am not writing, I am not reading enough books. If I am not writing, I am not engaging with the endless creativity and poetry all around me. If I am not writing, I am being lazy, negligent, or fearful. (less)
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Kentucky Curdled

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Threed, This Road Not Damascus

it was amazing 5.00 avg rating — 2 ratings — published 2019
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     As excited as I was when I bought it, I had to struggle to read this book the color of a period napkin with rope and knots on the cover and bold white lettering, A BOUND WOMAN IS A DANGEROUS THING by DaMaris B. Hill, like I didn’t already know being born into a black/brown woman-body, bleeding the moon wasn’t “dangerous.”  I had to make sure that I read this book at the right time when...

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