Chelsey Burden

Creative Nonfiction Writer, Poet

Author's Bio

Chelsey Burden is the author of the poetry chapbook “Thorax Carnival” (dancing girl press, 2017). She earned her MFA in Creative Writing at Northern Arizona University, where she also received her Bachelor’s degree in Women’s and Gender Studies/Sociology. She has served as a poetry editor for Thin Air Literary Magazine.

Publications: Gazing Grain Press, The Ploughshares Blog, 3Elements Review, Queen Mob’s Teahouse, Curios, Contemporary Ghazals, Pattern Recognition, Literary Mama, Flash Fiction Magazine, Entropy Magazine, White Stag, The Telepoem Booth, and The Narrow Chimney Anthology.

Freelance: currently available for hire for copyediting, proofreading, book reviews, content creation, and other writing projects.
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Publications & Prizes

Creative Nonfiction

Queen Mob's Tea House


Thorax Carnival (Dancing Girl Press, 2017)
Journals: ,
Contemporary Ghazals
Flash Fiction
White Stag Journal

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Laurie Halse Anderson, Sylvia Plath, Mary Oliver, J.K. Rowling, John Steinbeck

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Last update: Sep 17, 2017