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Kim Dower

Kim Dower

Kim Dower

Kim Dower received a BFA in Creative Writing from Emerson College. Her first collection of poetry, Air Kissing on Mars (2010), was on the Poetry Foundation’s Contemporary Best-Sellers list. Slice of Moon (2013), her second collection, was nominated for a Pushcart. She lives in West Hollywood, California. Her newest collection, Last Train to the Missing Planet (2016), was published this year.

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