The 2nd full-length poetry collection, The Pieces You Have Left, by Tim Staley is coming soon!
Space travel, masculinity, war, sterilization, death of friends and family, Gila Wilderness shade, Covid-19, white flight in the Deep South and fatherhood are some of the starting points.
These poems were mostly composed between 2016 and 2021.
Tim Staley is a poet based in Las Cruces, New Mexico. He was born in Montgomery, Alabama, in 1975. He founded Grandma Moses Press in 1992 and continues to serve as editor. He is faculty at Organ Mountain High School.
This collection will be published by Beatlick Press : Oaxaca, Mexico
Beatlick Press was founded in Albuquerque, New Mexico, in 2011.
Cover artwork: “Queen Magdalena” by Meg G Freyermuth © October 2017