Winner of the 2017 T.S. Eliot Poetry Prize

"I'd trade all of my wedding rings

for weeds and dirt and swamp."

--from The Terrible Wife


Terry Ann Thaxton is an award winning poet, essayist, and teacher. Her third book of poems, Mud Song, will be published by Truman State University Press in September 2017.

Her other books of poems include Getaway Girl and The Terrible Wife, which won a Florida Book Award. She is also the author of Creative Writing in the Community: A Guide.

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