Sharon Chmielarz

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2021 South Dakota Poet of Merit

Listen and watch: videos of “A Strange Falling” and “The Boatman’s Wife”

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100 poetic riddles
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“Thoughtful, bold, humorous, earthy, and humane—a superb collection.”

Kirkus Reviews

Best Books of 2019 Kirkus Reviews

“A collection of poems explores loss and its aftermath with stark thoughtfulness.”

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Kirkus Reviews Best of 2016

Ken Smith and I collaborated on this photographic poetry memoir