Carrie Murphy is the author of the poetry collections FAT DAISIES (Big Lucks, 2015) and PRETTY TILT (Keyhole Press, 2012) as well as a chapbook, MEET THE LAVENDERS (Birds of Lace, 2011).  She received an MFA from New Mexico State University. Originally from Baltimore, MD, Carrie works as a teacher, freelance writer, and doula in Albuquerque, NM, where she is a member of the Dirt City Writers collective.

Carrie's freelance writing has appeared in or on ELLE, Glamour, Women's Health, U.S.Catholic, FitPregnancy, Parents, Refinery29 and other websites and publications. 


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