Poetry. Poems both punishing and radiant—no one is writing like Chelsey Minnis, and no one should dare.A fearless and uproarious litany of contentions and revelations on poetry and the poetic mind, POEMLAND alternates brilliantly between the deadpan, the spectacular and the outrageous.
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Chelsey Minnis grew up in Denver. She attended the University of Colorado at Boulder and the Iowa Writers' Workshop. She is the author of BABY, I DON'T CARE (Wave Books, 2018), POEMLAND (Wave Books, 2009), ZIRCONIA (Fence Books, 2001), Foxina (Seeing Eye Books, 2002) and Bad Bad (Fence Books, 2007). In 2019, Fence published ZIRCONIA......................BAD BAD, a collection of Minnis' first two books. She lives in Boulder, Colorado. She also writes screenplays.Author City: BOULDER, CO USA