Monday, December 11, 2017

CHAPBOOK #169: A Red Shuttleworth Poetry Collection

Chapbook #169

Five Poems

Red Shuttleworth

Red Shuttleworth's Chapbook #169, published in a limited edition by Bunchgrass Press, presents five poems:

Fayette, North Dakota, 1926

Wayne County, Nebraska, 1987


The Price of Cheerful

Sound of One Hand

Red Shuttleworth, poet and playwright, is a 2017 Tanne Foundation Award Recipient.  He is a three-time recipient of Western Writers of America's Spur Award for Poetry and won the 2016 Western Heritage Award for Outstanding Poetry Book (Woe to the Land Shadowing, Blue Horse Press).   In 2007 True West magazine named Shuttleworth "Best Living Western Poet."

Shuttleworth's latest poetry collection is Straight Ahead (Blue Horse Press) and his new collection of short plays is Rumors and Borders (Humanitas Media Publishing).