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Pat Butler

Pat Butler, a native New Yorker, has transplanted to New England, France, and the South, and currently resides in Florida. Transition, transience and relocation are therefore a way of life, and the major theme of this chapbook. Two previous chapbooks, Poems from the Boatyard and The Boatman's Daughter, explored themes of place, identity and home. Transplants probes the dislocation, disorientation, and emotional dynamics of transition. The Boatman's Daughter finds herself on a new shore,...See more