You Can Choose Your Friends
by Sheila Bucy Potter
Sheila Bucy Potter, after a childhood spent in England and several locations around the United States, has lived most of her life in Kentucky. She has degrees in English and History from Murray State University; an MA in Medieval Literature from Southern Illinois University; and post-graduate work in English Literature at the University of Kentucky. She is the author of two previous poetry collections, Home Place and Other Poems and You Can Choose Your Friends, and her work has appeared in the Journal of Kentucky Studies, Heartland Review, Pegasus, and in Bigger than They Appear: Anthology of Very Short Poems. She is an Associate Editor for Broadstone Books, and lives in Frankfort, Kentucky.