Lana Hechtman Ayers

PO Box 1808
Kingston, WA 98346
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Author's Bio

Lana Hechtman Ayers is a professional manuscript consultant and writing workshop facilitator. She also publishes Concrete Wolf Poetry Chapbook Series, MoonPath Press NW Pacific States Poetry Series and is an editorial consultant at Crab Creek Review.

Publications and Prizes

Books: 
A New Red
(Pecan Grove Press, 2010)
, Chicken Farmer I Still Love You
(D-N Publishing, 2007)
, Dance From Inside My Bones
(Snake Nation Press, 2007)
, Love is a Weed
(Finishing Line Press, 2006)
, What Big Teeth
(Kissena Park Press, 2010)
Anthologies: 
A Chaos of Angels
(Word Walker Press, 2007)
, Do Not Give Me Things Unbroken
(Writers Club Press, 2002)
, Images From Ruin
(Poetry Society of New Hampshire, 2002)
, Letters to the World
(Red Hen Press, 2008)
, Poems From the Cranberry Room
(iUniverse, 2006)
, Poets Unbound: 10 Years Into the Journey
(iUniverse, 2007)
, Pontoon
(Floating Bridge Press, 2005)
, Tattoos On Cedar
(Washington Poets Association, 2006)
Journals: 
Arabesques Press, Bellowing Ark, Bitter Oleander, Blue Earth Review, Boxcar Poetry Review, Bridges, Buckle &, Byline, Cafe Review, Centrifugal Eye, Cider Press Review, Colorwheel, Comstock Review, Court Green, The Dos Passos Review, Drash, Driftwood Review, Ellipsis, Eye, Feminist Studies, Flash!Point, Fulva Flava, Gingko Tree Review, Hazmat Review, Her Mark/Woman Made Gallery Date Book, Icon, Illya's Honey, In Posse Review, Kean Review, Lake Effect, Lynx Eye, Mad Poets Review, Manorborn, Mochila Review, Natural Bridge, Nerve Cowboy, Poemeleon, Poetica, Potomac Review, Qarrtsiluni, Red River Review, Rhapsoidia, Rhino Magazine, Rockhurst Review, Saranac Review, Seattle Woman, Slant: A Journal of Poetry, Sojourner, Spire, Steam Ticket, Stringtown, Tar Wolf Review, Umbrella, West Wind Review, White Pelican Review
Performances: 
Jaffrey Civic Center
(2005)
, Reel to Reel Series, Eleventh Hour Productions
(2005)
Prizes Won: 
Discovery Honors, Violet Reed Hass Award, Rita Dove Poetry Honors, Pushcart Nominee, National Book Award Nominee

More Information

Listed as: 
Poet
Gives readings: 
Yes
Travels for readings: 
Yes
Identifies as: 
Other
Prefers to work with: 
Any
Born in: 
New York
Raised in: 
New York, NY
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Last updated: Feb 20, 2014