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Collin Kelley
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Attended Clayton State University
Lives in Atlanta, GA
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A few thoughts on how Bowie inspired me. 
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A look back at 2015.
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If you're in Atlanta on Nov. 30, be sure to check out the 11th annual Voices Carry poetry reading.
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A poem for Paris.
The scent of where I've been fades as soon as I open the suitcase. Salty sweat stains gone in a wash cycle. Only my discount store shoes, bought for comfort rather than looks, are admissible evidence: Remnants of gum fro...
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Check out my upcoming readings and workshop. :)
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What I've been up to this summer.
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Sibling Rivalry Press is accepting pre-orders for "Leaving Paris"!
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Rabbit Ears: TV Poems is out now! 
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The reissue of my very first poetry collection is out now from Poetry Atlanta Press.
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Three new poems at Luna Luna!
I am thrilled to have three new poems – "Nineteen," "Brunch" and "Nostalgia" – at Luna Luna Magazine. You can read them at this link. Many thanks to Lisa Flowers for choosing these poems and to LL for welcoming me. It's on...
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A new interview and four new poems are up at Atticus Review!
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The reissue of Better To Travel is coming this autumn! 
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    Novelist, Poet & Journalist, 1969 - present
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Collin Kelley is a poet an novelist from Atlanta, GA. New novel "Remain In Light" out now and poetry collection, "Render," in 2013.
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Collin Kelley is the author of the novels Conquering Venus and Remain in Light, which was a finalist for the 2012 Townsend Prize for Fiction, His poetry collections include Better To Travel, Slow To Burn, After the Poison and the forthcoming Render. Kelley, a Georgia Author of the Year Award-winner and Pushcart Prize nominee, is also co-editor of the Java Monkey Speaks Poetry Anthology series from Poetry Atlanta Press. 
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The Atlanta Foundation for Public Spaces does a good job of recapturing the spirit of the original arts festival that used to be a staple of the park back in the 80s and 90s. A good mix of art, food and entertainment to be had along the winding pathways of gorgeous Piedmont Park.
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