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Biographical Note
Anna Marie Kersade is an American poet. She was born in Salem, Massachusetts in 1955 and received her B.F.A. in painting from the San Francisco Art Institute in 1974. After college she taught high school art classes at a variety of schools in the New England area including St. Lawrence Academy. In 1993 Ms. Kersade published her first collection of poetry called Will You Draw Me? The book received very favorable reviews and won the 1993 Bolton Poetry Prize. In 1996 she gave up teaching. Her second book of poems, The Mind Fuck of Poetry was published by Night Owl Press in 1998. Kersade now lives in Kents Hill, Maine with her two daughters and numerous other animals.

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Published: July 5, 1998
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