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shelby leigh is a writer from pittsburgh, pennsylvania. after challenging herself to write a poem every day for a year, readers of her blog encouraged her to publish a book. she self-published her first poetry collection, ‘it starts like this,’ in december 2016. she is currently a college student and will receive a b.a. in communication and professional writing in 2019. her second poetry collection will be released in 2018.