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Molly Peacock
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    (1947- )
    Born in Buffalo, New York
    Wrote poetry collections 'Raw Heaven' (1984), 'Original Love' (1996), 'Cornucopia: New & Selected Poems' (2002) and 'The Second Blush: Poems' (2008)
    President of the Poetry Society of America (1989-1995, 1999-2001)
    Taught at the New York YMCA, Columbia University, Barnard College, New York University, Sarah Lawrence College, the University of Toronto and elsewhere
    She writes about banal topics like washing her underwear in hotel bathrooms.
    She described having phone sex in her autobiography.
    Her very first poem began 'March is such a pretty month, filled with lots and lots of snow.' (Well, she was only ten.)
    She said her greatest accomplishment is 'Not having children and not regretting it.'
    Her favorite food is mashed potatoes.
    Her mother and father were alcoholics.
    She was the first member of her family to attend university.
    The Washington Post praised her 'luxuriantly sensual imagination.'
    She is not afraid to call her writing feminist.
    She is a strong advocate of free speech.
    She founded the 'Poetry in Motion' program that displays poems in public transit.

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