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What the Sky Throws Down

Within the span of 18 months, Tracy Hart was diagnosed with two unrelated cancers—one rare, one exceedingly common. In this debut collection of poems, she explores the terrain of life after cancer, a lyric journey through grief and gratitude in equal parts.

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About the author:

Tracy Hart lives in one of North Carolina's many college towns. Her work has also appeared in Found Poetry Review, Rogue Agent Journal, and The Crafty Poet II: A Portable Workshop, and she is the author of Art Is For Everyone: 28 Days of Crafting a Creative Practice, available from CreateSpace. She blogs about poetry at Seed-Hungry Fields.

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Two poems from What the Sky Throws Down: