Janet Lembke writes and gardens in Staunton, Virginia. Her books include poetry, literary translation, and creative nonfiction about the natural world. In 2005, she received a grant from the National Endowment for the Arts to translate Virgil's Georgics. She is a Virginia certified Master Gardener.
Publications and Prizes
From Grass to Gardens (Lyons Press, 2006), Virgil's Georgics, Verse Translation (Yale University Press, 2005), The Quality of Life: Living Well, Dying Well (Lyons Press, 2004)