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This is the website of poet james davis may, author of the collection unquiet things, forthcoming from lsu jim may is very, very smart and—for a masterful moment—he locates a pinpoint balance between life and death” david bottoms. Spring poetry event: stuart dischell, david bottoms, and tarfia faizullah dischell is the author of “good hope road,” a national poetry series. David bottoms was born in canton, georgia in 1949 he earned an ma from the university of west georgia and a phd from florida state university in 1979. David bottoms' first book, shooting rats at the bibb county dump like a lot of poets i guess i got to a point in my life where i decided i just.Download