Author of the article

Deborah Keenan is the author of ten collections of poetry, and a book of ideas to write from, from tiger to prayer, from broadcraft press. Her newest poems are in Clackamas Literary Review, their 20th Anniversary collection, and forthcoming in fall, 2017, in Water~Stone Review. These two poems in Midway Journal are from her new manuscript, The Saint of Everything. She has just retired from teaching in the MFA Program at Hamline University, after twenty-nine years, and continues to teach at The Loft, and privately. She lives in beautiful, mysterious St. Paul.