Author: Maggie Schwed

Maggie Schwed's poems have appeared in Western Humanities Review, Witness, Raritan, Southwest Review, Commonweal, Pleiades, Barrow Street, Beloit Poetry Journal, and other magazines, on-line publications, and anthologies. A finalist for the 2006 and 2009 Morton Marr Poetry Prize (Southwest Review) and for the 2008 Erskine J. Poetry Prize (Smartish Pace), she is winner of The Malahat Review's 2011 Long Poem Contest. Her chapbook, Out of Season, was published in 2008 by Finishing Line Press. She reviews for Pleiades, Blackbird, and Smartish Pace. Maggie lives with her husband in New York City, where she taught high-school English and adult literacy while her children were growing up. She is now a livestock farmhand with the Stone Barns Center for Food and Agriculture. DRIVING TO THE BEES is her first full-length book of poems.

Driving to the Bees
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Driving to the Bees

Black Lawrence Press

Poetry. "In these visceral, lovely poems, Maggie Schwed meditates on farming as both a vocation and a metaphor for creation and self-knowledge. There's transcendence and bounty here, but the minds at work in these formally inventive poems are too co...

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