Julia Shipley

Julia Shipley‘s debut collection, The Academy of Hay (Bonafide, 2015) won the Melissa Lanitis Gregory Poetry Prize and was a finalist for the Vermont Book Award. Her poems have appeared or are forthcoming in 32 Poems, AGNI, Collagist, Harvard Review online, and Poetry. She lives on a bone-rattling dirt road in Vermont.

  • Barn Red

    Home alone, I swirl on scarlet lipstick and forget that I did,