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Tyree Daye

Tyree Daye

Tyree Daye

Tyree Daye is a poet from Youngsville, North Carolina enrolled in the MFA program at North Carolina State University. Daye is a longtime member of the editorial staff at Raleigh Review. Daye’s work has been published in Prairie Schooner, Nashville Review, HEArt and has poems forthcoming in Four Way Review. His chapbook, entitled Sea Island Blues, was published by Backbone Press in 2014. Tyree recently released a new chapbook entitled What You and The Devil Do to Stay Warm with Blue Horse Press in 2015. Daye recently won the Amy Clampitt Residency for 2018 and The Glenna Luschei Prairie Schooner Award for his poems in the Fall 2015 issue. He is a Cave Canem fellow.

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By Tyree Daye

Like catching breath, surmounting the burdens of anger, of normality, of memory requires great work.

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