Born and raised in Portland Oregon, Susan Sweetland Garay received a Bachelor’s degree in English Literature from Brigham Young University, spent some years in the Ohio Appalachians and currently lives in the Willamette Valley with her husband, daughter and 2 cats where she works in the vineyard industry.
She spends her free time writing, taking photographs and making art. She enjoys finding beauty and meaning in the everyday. She has had poetry and photographs published in a variety of journals, online and in print. Her first full length poetry collection, Approximate Tuesday, was published in 2013. She was nominated for a Pushcart Prize in 2014 and is a founding editor of The Blue Hour Literary Magazine and Press.
Paperback: 80 pages
Publisher: Kelsay Books/Aldrich Press (November 20, 2015)