Today's poem is "Police Statement"

from Hayden's Ferry Review

Ciara Shuttleworth was born in San Francisco and grew up in Nebraska, Nevada, and Washington state. Her poetry has been published in journals and anthologies, including Alaska Quarterly Review, Confrontation, The New Yorker, The Norton Introduction to Literature 11e, Ploughshares, and The Southern Review. She received an MFA in poetry from University of Idaho, a BFA in painting/drawing from San Francisco Art Insitute, and a BA in studio art from Gustavus Adolphus College. She was a 2014 Jerome Foundation Fellow at the Anderson Center at Tower View, and The Jack Kerouac Project of Orlando's 51st resident at Jack Kerouac House.

Books by Ciara Shuttleworth:

Other poems on the web by Ciara Shuttleworth:
Two poems
Three poems
"Fuck Broken Dishes"
"Fall After Drought"
"The Matchmaker's Moths"
"How Gypsy Invented the Tease"

Ciara Shuttleworth's Website.

About Hayden's Ferry Review:

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Poetry Editors: Allyson Boggess & Kathleen Winter

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October 3, 2013:   "Blues" by Alice Bolin
October 2, 2013:   "Do Not Drive Into Smoke (The Behavioralistic Half-Century)" by Katy Chrisler
October 1, 2013:   "How We Prepared for War" by Caitlin Bailey
April 9, 2013:   "Dear So & So" by Beth Marzoni
April 8, 2013:   "The Book of Revelation" by Sam Taylor
April 5, 2013:   "Valediction Lessons: Flora" by Corey Van Landingham
August 31, 2012:   "Walking Again" by Mark Jarman
February 7, 2012:   "Elegy" by Heather June Gibbons
February 6, 2012:   "To The Executioner" by Malachi Black
July 7, 2011:   "Barefoot on the Pulpit" by Lisa Fay Coutley
July 6, 2011:   "To Bear" by Mary Quade

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