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"When the poem stops,  you should go

through  the windshield." 

~ Tony Mares

The Short of It:


Nathan is an author, singer/songwriter, and award-winning poet.


In 2013/14 he served as Poet Laureate of Oklahoma.

However, he was born in Longview, Texas and now hails from Wimberley, Texas in the Hill Country just outside Austin where he's lived with his wife Ashley for six years. (To which he says, "Home is a complicated place.")



At seventeen,

she is bursting

at every seam,


     every joint

     and follicle,


with knowledge

she should not



From Less Is More, More or Less

© 2013 Mezcalita Press, LLC

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