Meghan Purvis

Meghan was born in California and received her MA and PhD from the University of East Anglia. Her translation of Beowulf published by Penned in the Margins Press in 2013, won the Times Stephen Spender Prize for Literary Translation, and was a Poetry Book Society recommended translation.

She currently lives in Raleigh, where she has just finished her MFA at North Carolina State University.

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The Wages of Dying

The Wages of Dying

Ruby Davis, a young bootlegger, isn’t worried about the big-city men muscling in on her ...