Mary Alexandra Agner


WELCOME
I sing the body scientific write things. If you'd like to keep in touch about my work, please subscribe to my newsletter here.

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I've set up a Patreon for those folks interested in reading poems relating recent science news.

POETRY
"The Miles Before Sleep" is up at Autumn Sky Poetry Daily.

NONFICTION
My story about boredom during fieldwork—featuring scientific luminaries such as Kay Behrensmeyer—is out in the September 2017 issue of Muse.

FICTION
Two science-based microfiction pieces are out in Story Seed Vault, in lockbox No. 63 (mica for art) and lockbox No. 69 (zombie prawns).

LATEST BOOK
The Scientific Method is available from Parallel Press. It includes poems about the Navier-Stokes equations, Barbara McClintock, moss, and other intriguing scientific topics. Email me if you'd like to purchase an autographed copy.



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