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Shirley J. Brewer

Shirley J. Brewer


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Shirley J. Brewer graduated from careers in bartending, palm-reading and speech therapy. She serves as poet-in-residence at Carver Center for the Arts & Technology in Baltimore. Her poems garnish BarrowStreet, Poetry East, Slant, Gargoyle, Comstock Review, and many other journals. Shirley’s poetry chapbooks include A Little Breast Music, 2008, Passager Books, and After Words, 2013, Apprentice House. In 2017, Main Street Rag released her first full-length collection of poems, Bistro in Another Realm. Shirley was awarded the first Creativity Award for Excellence in Plorking (Play + Work) from the University of Baltimore, where she earned her Master’s degree in Creative Writing/Publishing Arts. Her definition of shame is a bare wrist.


Posts by Shirley J. Brewer:


  • Given the Space Between Trees

    Space, like time, is psychological                                                                                  as well as physical                                                                                ....



  • Mixing Manhattans in Heaven

    When skies drizzle over Baltimore, I taste bourbon in the air, and know my parents....



  • One Child for Another: A Memoir

    One Child for Another A Memoir by Nancy Murray Review/ Shirley J. Brewer In One....



  • No-Accounts: Compassion and courage lift up two men in compelling AIDS novel

    Singer Amy Grant once observed that, in her experience, “...people who have been....



  • Red Dress

    Every tree needs a red dress in autumn, a crisp fire-red, fashion statement at November’s....



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