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Author: Mimi White

Mimi White, poet and teacher, has been working for more than twenty-five years with students of all ages to help them create original and authentic work, be it poetry, memoir or non fiction writing. She has worked in a variety of settings including schools, libraries, prisons, residencies for the elderly, and universities. She has been a member of the faculty at the University of New Hampshire, Northern Essex Community College, and Lesley University. Her poems have been published in dozens of journals. They include Poetry, Harvard Review, West Branch, The Seattle Review, The Worcester Review and Rivendell, Field and 5 AM. Mimi is the author of two chapbooks of poetry, Into The Darkness We Go and The Singed Horizon, which was selected by Robert Creeley as the recipient of the 2000 Philbrick Poetry Award. She has been a finalist and a recipient of a NH State Fellowship in Poetry. She was Poet Laureate of Portsmouth, New Hampshire 2005-2007. Deerbrook Editions published her first full length book, THE LAST ISLAND, in 2008 which was awarded the 2009 Jane Kenyon Award for Outstanding Poetry. MEMORY WON'T SAVE ME: A HAIBUN, (Deerbrook Editions) was published in the fall of 2012 and her most recent book is THE WORLD DISGUISED AS THIS ONE; A YEAR IN TANKA (Deerbrook Editions, 2015).

The Last Island
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The Last Island

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Poetry. Winner of the Jane Kenyon Award for Outstanding Book of Poetry. "In these deft poems Mimi White traces with great sensitivity a landscape of intimacy. It is a place that is hazardous and rewarding, brimming with feeling that has been tried a...

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Memory Won't Save Me: a haibun
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Memory Won't Save Me: a haibun

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Poetry. Prose. From the author: "The haibun is a traditional Japanese form that dates back to Matsuo Basho's time (1644-94). It combines prose and haiku and often recreates a journey that ends in personal or spiritual growth. The haibun became a res...

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The World Disguised as This One; a year in tanka
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The World Disguised as This One; a year in tanka

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Poetry. "This beautifully observed, penetrating collection of tanka slips itself into and under awareness. A narrative holding equally an illness's navigation and the abiding, altering beauty of existence, each five-line poem is complete in itself, ...

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