Works

2018

Leopard Lady: A Life in Verse

2015

Hotel Worthy

2013

Neena Gathering

2011

Blood Clay

2006

Wake Wake Wake

2004

Fidelities

2000

Survivors

Awards and Recognition

  • National Endowment for the Arts creative writing fellowship
  • North Carolina Arts Council poetry fellowship
  • Kentucky Foundation for Women fellowship
  • West Virginia Commission on the Arts fellowship
  • Greg Grummer Prize in Poetry
  • Elizabeth Simpson Smith prize in fiction
  • Emma Bell Miles Prize for the Essay, Mountain Heritage Literary Festival, 2019
  • Runner-up, Brockman-Campbell Book Prize, 2019
  • Winner, Flyleaf Books annual poetry contest, 2017
  • Winner, Seven Hills annual contest, YA fiction, 2017
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Website

Location

Greensboro, NC

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Category

Fiction & Literature, Mystery & Crime, Poetry, Sci-Fi & Fantasy, Horror / Thriller, Essays