Dustin Brookshire

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Gender MALE
Occupation I do stuff.
Location Atlanta, GA, United States
Introduction is a poet and activist. In 2008, Dustin founded LIMP WRIST and Quarrel. He has been featured at poetry readings in Atlanta as well as Savannah, and his work has been published in numerous online magazines as well as in Atlanta's DAVID magazine. Besides writing poetry and 'cooking up' poetry projects, Dustin enjoys serving on the Atlanta Pride Committee as well as the Atlanta Queer Literary Festival Committee, and keeping elected officials on their toes. Contact Dustin via email: dustinvbrookshire@gmail.com
Interests Anne Sexton, College, Creative Writing, Dolly Parton, Education, Pharmaceuticals, Poetry, Politics, Reading
Favorite Movies 9 to 5, The Best Little Whorehouse in Texas, Drop Dead Gorgeous, Fried Green Tomatoes, Halloween, The House of Yes, Misery, Steel Magnolias, Waiting for Guffman
Favorite Music Dolly Parton
Favorite Books Barrel Fever, Bodies That Hum, The Color Purple, The Complete Poems: Anne Sexton, The Handmaid's Tale, Kinky, Valley of the Dolls, A Widow for A Year

Tell me, what is it you plan to do with your one wild and precious life? Mary Oliver, The Summer Day