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Kerry Trautman is a lifelong Ohioan whose work has appeared in various anthologies and journals. Her books are Things That Come in Boxes (King Craft Press 2012), To Have Hoped (Finishing Line Press 2015), Artifacts (NightBallet Press 2017), To be Nonchalantly Alive (Kelsay Books 2020), and Marilyn: Self-Portrait, Oil on Canvas (Gutter Snob Books 2022). Her 2023 forthcoming books are Unknowable Things (Roadside Press) and Irregulars (Stanchion Books). Find out more about Kerry on her Linktree.