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Under Contract:
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Killed in Escrow:
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Maggie's Mechanics: Murder & Mayhem Mixed with Love

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Blue Window: Poems by Deborah Gordon Cooper

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Under the Influence of Lilacs

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Bound Together: Like the Grasses

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The Dark Honey:
New & Used Poems


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By Heart: A Mother's Story of Children and Learning at Home

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Jules on Schools:
Teaching, Learning, and Everything in Between

Deborah Gordon CooperDeborah Gordon Cooper has been writing poetry for over thirty years. Her work has been published in numerous literary journals and anthologies, including ArtWord Quarterly, The Roaring Muse, Kalliope, Wolf Head Quarterly, North Coast Review, Minnesota Monthly, Nimrod, Rosebud and Dust and Fire.

She and her husband, Joel, who is a printmaker, have exhibited their collaborative images throughout the Midwest.

Deborah has used poetry extensively in her work as a Hospice Chaplain. She teaches poetry writing classes at the St. Louis County Jail and conducts writing circles for the homeless. She also conducts workshops on the interfacing of poetry and spirituality.

Deborah is the author of six collections of poems, including Between the Ceiling & the Moon (2008) published by Finishing Line Press as part of its New Women’s Voices Series. Her new work appears inBlue Window (Clover Valley Press, 2017), the anthology Bound Together: Like the Grasses (Clover Valley Press, 2013), and Under the Influence of Lilacs (Clover Valley Press, 2010).

She co-edited three anthologies with Holy Cow! Press: Beloved on the Earth: 150 Poems of Grief and Gratitude (2009),The Heart of All That Is (2013), and Amethyst and Agate (2015).

She was honored to be chosen as the 2012 to 2014 Poet Laureate of Duluth, Minnesota.

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120 pages

ISBN: 978-0-9794883-8-2

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164 pages

ISBN: 978-0-9973643-2-3