Descending Light - Light Experiments, by Madeleine Barnes

Madeleine Barnes is a writer and visual artist from Pittsburgh, PA. She earned a BHA from Carnegie Mellon University, a M.Phil in Creative Writing from Trinity College Dublin, and an MFA in poetry from New York University. She is the author of the chapbook The Mark My Body Draws in Light (2014), and her poems have appeared in places like Pleiades, Fields, YEW Journal, Jai-Alai Magazine, The Rattling Wall (by Narrow Books), North Central Review, Oakland Review, and others. She is the recipient of several design awards, and her artwork has appeared in the PhilaMOCA Gallery in Philadelphia, PA, The Miller Gallery in Pittsburgh, PA, and WORK Gallery in Brooklyn, NY. (

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