been writing poetry since 1994. She draws on her experience of living in Europe
and numerous States, as well as from nature and from language itself. She is the
author of the chapbook "Secret Swing", Finishing Line Press, 2000.
writing, painting, and storytelling. She is hostess and producer of the Runcible
Spoon Poetry Series, founder of Green Dove Network,Indiana Holistic
Health Network, and a Poets for Peace facilitator. She is a long-time member of
the Bloomington Storytellers Guild, Editor of "Beautiful Biscuits".
lived in Bloomington, Indiana since 1979. Her poems have been published in a number
of literary journals and several anthologies. She's never quite sure whether she's
writing a personal ad or a biographical statement; in any event, she claims to
be working on a full-length manuscript of her poetry, tentatively entitled Land
Mammal. She's been a member of Five Women Poets since 2001.
born in England and has lived in Bloomington since 1968. She is one of the founding
members of Five Women Poets. She writes fiction as well as poetry and has completed
a play about her experiences in the Second World War.
a native of Monroe County and feels strongly bonded to the land. She has been
writing for many years, and has chosen poems for this reading that reflect her
is an ethnographer,
writer, teacher, and poet. Her thirty-five years of anthropological research,
especially with the Zapotec of Mexico, are a source for much of her poetry. For
her, poetry is a medium through which to
see other voices into being.