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Rita Bourland

I live in Columbus, Ohio and have been married for 43 years. We have three grown sons. I write short stories and poetry for children and adults. My book, A Halloween Brew of Poems Just for You, is available at I have also shared my writing at poetry events and the Ohio Reformatory for Women. I particularly enjoy writing poems to accompany art and photography.

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