Juliet Patterson is the author of The Truant Lover and Dirge, a chapbook recently published by Albion Books. Her second collection of poems Threnody is forthcoming from Nightboat Books in 2017. Her poems have appeared in numerous magazines including 26, American Letters & Commentary, Crazyhorse, Indiana Review, Knockout, New Orleans Review, Swerve, and Verse.
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