Tony Whedon is the author of the poetry collections Things to Pray to in Vermont (Mid List Press, 2011) and The Falkland Quartet (Fomite, 2014). His poems have appeared in Harp-ers, American Poetry Review, Antioch Review, Agni, and Ploughshares.
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