Barbara Moraff

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Birthday
1, 1939
Birthplace
New Jersey
Birth Sign
Capricorn
Birthday
1, 1939 (age 79)
Birthplace
New Jersey

About

American Beat Generation poet known for Deadly Nightshade, Telephone Company Repairman Poems, and other works. She also wrote cookbooks and worked as a potter.

Before Fame

She started writing poetry when she was eighteen years old. Her early poetry collections include Learning to Move and Potterwoman.

Trivia

She founded the Vermont Artisans cooperative in 1973.

Family Life

She was born in New Jersey, and she later settled in Vermont. She and her lover had two children, including a son, Marco, who suffered from cystic fibrosis.

Associated With

She was a friend of fellow Beat poet Allen Ginsberg.