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Post Mills, VT
April Ossmann is the author of ANXIOUS MUSIC (Four Way Books, 2007), and has published her poetry widely in journals including Colorado Review and Harvard Review, and in anthologies including FROM THE FISHOUSE. She has also published essays including Thinking Like an Editor: How to Order Your Poetry Manuscript (Poets & Writers, March/April 2011). Former executive director of Alice James Books (2000 – 2008), she owns a poetry consulting business, offering manuscript editing and publishing advice to poets. She is among the inaugural faculty for the low-residency MFA in Creative Writing Program at Sierra Nevada College at Lake Tahoe, and teaches private tutorials and poetry workshops using a method she developed to teach poets to revise their work objectively. She lives in Post Mills, Vermont.
Check out Ivy Page's first book of poetry "Any Other Branch" (Salmon Poetry) 2013. It sold out during the Boston AWP! You can purchase your copy now at, Salmon Poetry. Her second book, "Elemental" (Salmon Poetry) has also been accepted for publication. Ivy Page lives in the White Mountains of New Hampshire with her husband and two daughters. Ivy graduated from Plymouth State University with a BA in English and minor in Medieval Studies, and went on to complete her MFA in Creative Writing with a focus on Poetry at New England College. She teaches creative, professional, and academic writing, history and communications for Plymouth State University, and Granite State College. You can also work with Ivy at D Acres in Dorchester New Hampshire where she runs the Writing Group.