Selections by Poe Ballantine

Poe Ballantine is the author of the cult-classic essay collection Things I Like about America, with “cult-classic” meaning “commercially unsuccessful.” His next book, Guidelines for Mountain-Lion Safety, is due out this August. He lives in Chadron, Nebraska.

A Kiss For Mrs. Sissle

by Poe Ballantine, April 2015 (Issue 472)

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Miracle Cures!

by Alison Clement, Sparrow, and Poe Ballantine, December 2014 (Issue 468)

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Even Music And Gold

by Poe Ballantine, November 2014 (Issue 467)

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Rowboating With Hobos

by Poe Ballantine, February 2014 (Issue 458)

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The Tyranny Of Paradise

by Poe Ballantine, June 2013 (Issue 450)

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Salida

by Poe Ballantine, December 2012 (Issue 444)

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Lily In Darkness

by Poe Ballantine, August 2011 (Issue 428)

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Under The Moonflower Tree

by Poe Ballantine, November 2010 (Issue 419)

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Troubled Youth

by Poe Ballantine, June 2010 (Issue 414)

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by Poe Ballantine, November 2009 (Issue 407)

The Fine Art Of Quitting

by Poe Ballantine, April 2009 (Issue 400)

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Cristinaland

by Poe Ballantine, November 2008 (Issue 395)

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These Dark Woods

by Poe Ballantine, June 2008 (Issue 390)

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by Poe Ballantine, March 2008 (Issue 387)

The Thousand-Peso Suit

by Poe Ballantine, February 2008 (Issue 386)

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Methamphetamine For Dummies

by Poe Ballantine, July 2007 (Issue 379)

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Wide-Eyed In The Gaudy Shop

by Poe Ballantine, March 2007 (Issue 375)

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