Juliet Patterson is the author of The Truant Lover and Dirge, a chapbook recently published by Albion Books. Her poems have appeared in numerous magazines including 26, American Letters & Commentary, Crazyhorse, Indiana Review, Knockout, New Orleans Review, Swerve, and Verse.
The Minnesota Senate on Monday joined the House in approving a bill legalizing same-sex marriage. Gov. Mark Dayton will sign the bill into law Tuesday, May 14th. Minnesota will be the 12th state to legalize same-sex marriage and the first Midwestern state to do so via legislative action. Thank you Minnesota for the freedom to [...]