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Sheila E. Murphy

Sheila E. Murphy's A Sound the Mobile Makes in Wind: 50 American Haibun appears from Mudlark (1998). Falling in Love Falling in Love With You Syntax: Selected and New Poems appeared from Potes & Poets Press in 1997.

Additional recent works include A Clove of Gender (Stride Press, 1995), Pure Mental Breath (Gesture Press, 1994), and Tommy and Neil (SUN/gemini Press, 1993). Her work has been widely anthologized, most recently in Danger: Poets at Play (International Friends of Transformative Art, 1998), Fever Dreams: Contemporary Arizona Poetry (The University of Arizona Press, 1997), The Gertrude Stein Awards in Contemporary Poetry (Sun & Moon Press, 1994, 1995), Primary Trouble: An Anthology of Contemporary American Poetry (Talisman House Press, 1996), and The Art of Practice: 45 Contemporary Poets (Potes & Poets Press, 1994). She and Beverly Carver co-founded and coordinated for twelve years the Scottsdale Center for the Arts Poetry Series. Murphy's home is in Phoenix.



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