Scared Money Never Wins
by Julia Wendell
Julia Wendell was born and raised in Warren, Pennsylvania. She received degrees from Cornell University, Boston University, and the University of Iowa, Writer’s Workshop. She has published three books of poems: An Otherwise Perfect History (Ithaca House, 1988), Wheeler Lane (Igneus Press, 1998), and Dark Track (Word Tech Press, 2006), as well as three chapbooks, Fires at Yellowstone (Bacchae Press, 1994), Scared Money Never Wins (Finishing Line Press, 2005), and Restalrig (Finishing Line Press, 2006). After making careers as an editor and teacher and mom, she turned her attention back to her childhood passion of horses. Since 1995, she has been engaged in the sport of three-day eventing. She lives in northern Baltimore County on a horse farm with her husband, Barrett Warner.