Chivas Sandage

Chivas Sandage is an author, blogger, editor, workshop facilitator, and... read more

Chivas Sandage

Bio

Chivas Sandage is an author, blogger, editor, workshop facilitator, and activist. Currently, she's at work on Because There Were No Birds: The Kristene Chapa Story

Chivas Sandage's first book, Hidden Drive (Antrim, 2012), was a finalist for the 2012 ForeWord Book of the Year Awards in Poetry and nominated for a Pushcart Prize. She is a contributing writer for The New Civil Rights Movement and her work has appeared in the Hartford Courant Ms. Magazine,  Southern Women's Review, Manthology: Poems on the Male Experience (Univ. of Iowa Press, ‘06), Morning Song: Poems for New Parents (St. Martin’s Press, ’11), Paradise Found (Levellers Press, ’14)., and Same-Sex Marriage: The Moral and Legal Debate (Prometheus Books, ‘04), among others.

A southerner who misses home but wouldn't be considered married if she returned, Chivas lives with her wife and daughter in Connecticut.

  

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