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Bridle Broadside


Winner of our third annual Vermont Poetry Broadside Contest!

Montpelier, Vermont resident Samn Stockwell's poem was chosen by Vermont poet Mary Ruefle, who said "I love this poem because in it we encounter a living, breathing voice, a unique and genuine freshness—it feels alive..."

Letterpress-printed at May Day Studio, Montpelier, Vermont, with illustrations by Gabriel Tempesta. Measures 11 x 14".

Chickadee Chaps and Broads is a small spirited effort to inspire, promote and produce letterpress printed literary ephemera, founded in 2011 by Kelly McMahon of May Day Studio in Montpelier, VT and Julia Shipley, caretaker of the Craftsbury Vermont Writer's Retreat.