Joanne Faries

2813 Greg Drive
Bedford, TX 76021

Author's Bio

I threw away the red corporate stapler to embark on a new adventure - writing and publishing. It's been a challenge, but I've learned a lot and every day brings new words, images, and yes, acceptances (a few) and rejections (more than a few).

Publications and Prizes

Anthologies: 
Freckles to Wrinkles
(Silver Boomer Books, 2008)
, River Poems
(Lilly Press, 2010)
Journals: 
Off the Coast, River Poets Journal, Salome Magazine, The Orange Room Review, The Storyteller, Up The Staircase, Westward Quarterly
Prizes Won: 
2009 Portia Steele Fiction Winner National Federation of State Poetry Societies - 2010 Mother/Daughter Award - 5th honorable mention

Personal Favorites

What I'm Reading Now: 
the Monster in the Box by Ruth Rendell
,
The Ode Less Travelled by Stephen Fry
,
New Yorker Stories by Ann Beattie

More Information

Listed as: 
Poet
Gives readings: 
Yes
Travels for readings: 
Yes
Identifies as: 
Caucasian
Prefers to work with: 
Any
Fluent in: 
English
Raised in: 
North Wales, PA
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Last updated: Jun 09, 2011