Poetry. Allusive, oracular, heretical, brash, learned, apocalyptic, astronomical, funny, lustful, and deceptively wise, Anthony Madrid's long-awaited first collection, I AM YOUR SLAVE NOW DO WHAT I SAY, is a book of ghazals that assault conventions while often reading like deranged love letters.
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Anthony Madrid was born in 1968 and raised in Maryland. He is the author of two chapbooks,The 580 Strophes (Cosa Nostra Editions, 2009) and The Getting Rid (Tammy Books, 2016). His first full-length book of poetry, I AM YOUR SLAVE NOW DO WHAT I SAY, was published by Canarium Books in 2012, and TRY NEVER was published by Canarium Books in 2017. He lives in Victoria, Texas with Nadya Pittendrigh.Author City: Victoria, TX USA