Four Way Books
The Always Broken Plates of Mountains
by Rose McLarney

ISBN: 978-1-935536-19-2
paper, 80 pages, $15.95

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Rose McLarney was awarded Alligator Juniper's 2011 National Poetry Prize and the Joan Beebe Teaching Fellowship in 2010; was a finalist for the Poetry Foundation's Ruth Lilly Fellowship this year; and is currently a nominee for the Pushcart Prize. Her poems have appeared in publications including The Kenyon Review, Orion, New England Review, Painted Bride Quarterly, Provincetown Arts Magazine, and others. McLarney earned her MFA from Warren Wilson's MFA Program for Writers and teaches writing at the college. She grew up in rural western North Carolina, where she continues to live on an old farm.