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Laura E. Davis
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Attended Chatham University
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forget the cowboy. Jeff the diseased lung is the best #Marlboro ad mascot ever! #JeffWeCan 
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2048 is pretty cool. Check it out on Google Play Games. See if you can beat my score!

https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=com.digiplex.game
The 2048 app is a fun, addictive and a very simple puzzle game. Join the nu...
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i'm frikkin adorable
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iz that a bug on yer head?
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new interview on the #writing  process with +Bernadette Geyer over at Dear Outer Space.
#interview   #writingtips   #writerslife  
Writer, Bernadette Geyer Bernadette Geyer is a freelance writer and editor in Berlin, Germany. Her poetry collection, The Scabbard of Her Throat, was published by The Word Works in 2013. Geyer’s poems have appeared in Oxford ...
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Pick a Form, Any Form
When I am stuck in a rut creatively, I turn to poetry forms. The limits they offer work like any writing prompt - they give a writer rules to follow, instructions, boundaries, in which they can play with language. Much like a child in need of discipline, a ...
When I am stuck in a rut creatively, I turn to poetry forms. The limits they offer work like any writing prompt - they give a writer rules to follow, instructions, boundaries, in which they can play with language. Much like a...
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Big Poetry Giveaway Winners!
Margo Roby wins Sever the Braid Deborah Hammond wins Braiding the Storm Michelle Murrish wins Hemming the Water Lissa Clouser wins Weave Issue 10
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I just gave 16 good answers at "True or False?" on Android, try and beat me! https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=com.antheu.trueorfalse
Be warned, there's no fancy graphics here, just a good challenge, some fun ...
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if you think all i do is sit around watching Gilmore Girls & tweeting about my feelings, you aren't that far off. 
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Happy Birthday +Nina Trimbath ! 
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List of Miscellaneous Musings
I have sent 41 submissions in 2014: 18 pending, 14 form rejections, 7 personal rejections, and 2 acceptances. My goal for the year is 50. I  might surpass it, I might not. Here is one of my acceptances: two blackout poems at  Luna Luna . Poets on the Coast ...
I have sent 41 submissions in 2014: 18 pending, 14 form rejections, 7 personal rejections, and 2 acceptances. My goal for the year is 50. I  might surpass it, I might not. Here is one of my acceptances: two blackout poems at ...
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Writers on the Writing Process: An Interview with Poet Karen Paul Holmes
poet Karen Paul Holmes Karen Paul Holmes is the author of the poetry collection Untying the Knot (Kelsay Books, 2014). Credits include Poetry East, Atlanta Review, POEM, The Sow’s Ear Poetry Review, and the Southern Poetry Anthology Vol 5: Georgia (Texas Re...
poet Karen Paul Holmes Karen Paul Holmes is the author of the poetry collection Untying the Knot (Kelsay Books, 2014). Credits include Poetry East, Atlanta Review, POEM, The Sow’s Ear Poetry Review, and the Southern Poetry An...
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This Is Not Unfinished Draft Fifteen
Every word is a struggle when you don't want to write. The white rectangle in which you type, the blinking vertical line, they seem to say, "And? Now what? That all you got?" with every word, every hesitation. Number of unfinished blog post drafts: 14 You w...
Every word is a struggle when you don't want to write. The white rectangle in which you type, the blinking vertical line, they seem to say, "And? Now what? That all you got?" with every word, every hesitation. Number of unfin...
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Occupation
Write, Edit, Teach, Organize my life into compartments of time.
Skills
long-distance sitting, whine making, Netflix binging, big dealing, shuffling shuffling, ranch consumption.
Employment
  • ModCloth
    Freelance Fashion Writer, 2011 - present
  • Poetry Inside Out
    Teaching Artist & Editor, 2011 - present
  • Weave Magazine
    Founding Editor, 2008 - present
  • California Poets in the Schools
    Poetry Out Loud Coordinator, San Francisco, 2012 - 2013
  • Propel Charter Schools
    Gifted Education Teacher, 2009 - 2011
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Laura Beth Davis, LB
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I write. I teach people about writing. I read what other people write.
Bragging rights
I got a personal handwritten rejection from Gettysburg Review this year.
Education
  • Chatham University
    MFA, Creative Writing, 2009 - 2011
  • California University of Pennsylvania
    BS, Education, 2001 - 2004
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