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Shyla is an analytical virgo who was raised in Iowa and has spent most of her life living in the Midwest. She holds an MFA in Writing from the University of Nebraska where she leveled-up her poetry game and discovered that the writing life has more to offer than just a way to cope with the chaos of the Universe.


Publications

Open Window
Published online by Wild Roof Journal
Issue #6
January 4, 2021

To Whom or What or Where
Published online by Local Honey | Midwest
January 1, 2021

Pockets Full of Rocks
Published online by Sad Girl’s Club Lit
December 11, 2020

Speed of the Valley
Verses from the Plains A Poetry Collection
Published by The Nebraska Writers Guild
Released October 2020 (Amazon)

Covid Sunset
Fruits of Our Quarantine
Published by Wingless Dreamer
Contest Winner/Top 10 Finalist
Released November 2020

Mining the Gap
Published online by Prometheus Dreaming
Volume 2, Issue 2.5
September 2020

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Explorations

The Good Life Review ~ An online literary publication based out of Omaha, Nebraska. Founded in 2020 and currently accepting submissions for Issue #3.

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American Academy of Poets
University and College Poetry Prize
2020 Winner
University of Nebraska, MFA
Posted on poets.org

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Shyla Shehan

Omaha, Nebraska