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Phyllis Mc Ginley - Life
... Phyllis McGinley was born March 21, 1905, in Ontario, Oregon, the daughter of Daniel and Julia Kiesel McGinley ... McGinley moved to a ranch near Iliff, Colorado, when she was only three months old ... McGinley held an assortment of jobs there, including copywriter for an advertising agency, teacher in a junior high school in New Rochelle, and staff writer for Town and Country ...
Phyllis Mc Ginley - Viewpoint
... McGinley’s life with her husband, Bill Hayden, was, her daughter Patsy Blake stated, “a sanguine, benign, adorable version of ‘Mad Men.’ ” The ... McGinley would spend most of her professional writing career fending off criticism that tended to diminish her image of a suburban housewife poet—an ... McGinley actually labeled herself a “housewife poet,” and unlike Anne Sexton who used the term to be ironic and self-deprecating, McGinley used it as ...

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