Nebraska Authors

Leta Marguerite Edwards

AKA: Leta M. Flitcraft Edwards

Born 1900 McCook, NE (USA)

Died ≈ 1981-11-16

Places Lived

Perry, NE
McCook, NE

Author Of

  • Biography
  • Fiction
  • Nonfiction
  • Poetry


Poetry; History--Nebraska; Autobiography; Pioneer Life




Won second place in the 1948 Ars Poetica 'Best Poems of the Year' competition


Nebraska Writers' Guild
American Literary Association
Midwest Federation of Chaparral Poets
Ars Poetica, Secretary-Treasurer


Sauce for the Geese. 1949.
Nebraska Nocturne. 1950.
Holi-Daze on the Farm. 1952.
The Poem Is Carved. 1965.
Things That Matter. 1968.
The Edge of Dawn. 1969.

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Leta Marguerite Edwards

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