Amy Pence is the author of the poetry collections [It] Incandescent, Armor, Amour (Ninebark Press, 2018, 2012), The Decadent Lovely (Main Street Rag, 2010) and the chapbooks Skin’s Dark Night (2River Press, 2003) and Your Posthumous Dress: Remnants from the Alexander McQueen Collection, 1992-20XX (dancing girl press, 2019). Her poems have appeared in a wide variety of publications, including New American Writing, The Oxford American, The Antioch Review, and Quarterly West. Her fiction and non-fiction have been published in WHR, Poets & Writers, and The Writer’s Chronicle, among others. She earned her M.F.A. from the University of Arizona, and teaches poetry workshops as well as tutoring students.
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