The Wardrobe’s Best Dressed: The Sea is My Ugly Twin by Marcella Remund

This selection comes from Marcella Remund’s chapbook, The Sea is My Ugly Twin, available from Finishing Line Press.  Purchase your copy here! Our curator for this selection is Eva Weidenfeld.

MARCELLA REMUND is a native of Omaha, Nebraska, and a South Dakota transplant, where she teaches at the University of South Dakota in Vermillion. She also serves as Faculty Advisor for the University’s only creative writing & literary student organization, the Vermillion Literary Project. Her poems have appeared in numerous journals, and her poems have been selected for prizes by journal editors, and by judges Odilia Galván Rodríguez and Molly Peacock. Her first full-length manuscript, The Book of Crooked Prayer, won Honorable Mention in the 2017 Stevens Poetry Manuscript Competition from the National Association of State Poetry Societies. Her chapbook, The Sea is My Ugly Twin, is out from Finishing Line Press in 2018. In addition to writing, Marcella plays guitar and ukulele, sings a song or two when she can with the band for which her husband is drummer, knits, and enjoys small-town life. She and her husband live in a multi-generational, multi-species home.

Eva Weidenfeld recently graduated from Western Washington University with a Bachelor of Arts in English Literature and a minor in Film Studies. She is currently residing in Kennewick, Washington with her husband and her dog, where she is on a constant search for a wine she will actually enjoy drinking. She has worked as an editorial intern for Sundress Publications and as a reader for WWU’s Jeopardy Magazine, where her poem, ‘Superimposed,’ was published.

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