Nancy Tupper Ling

19 Forsythia Drive
Walpole, MA 02081

Author's Bio

Recently, my chapbook Coming Unfrozen was published by Blue Light Press. I love to play Trouble™ with my two children, knit while watching Lost and order the Ok Dol Bi Bim Bab on Friday nights with my husband at the Mint Café. My first children's book, My Sister, Alicia May, was published this May by Pleasant St. Press (

Publications and Prizes

(Poets Corner Press, 2007)
, Laughter in My Tent: A Woman's Search for Family
(Stepping Stone Press, 2004)
Baby Blessings: Inspiring Poems and Prayers for Every State of Babyhood
(Harper, 2002)
Acorn, Epicenter, Flyway, Manorborn, Mid-American Poetry Review, Pegasus, Penwood Review, Poetry Motel, Potomac Review, Rambunctious Review, Studio, Thema, Windhover
Prizes Won: 
Writer's Digest Grand Prize, Pat Parnell Poetry Prize, Honorable Mention Poet's Corner Press, First Place Women Who Write, 1st Place Saturday Writers One-Page Poem Contest

Personal Favorites

What I'm Reading Now: 
The Book Thief by Markus Zusak
Bird by Bird by Anne Lamont
Poppy by Avi

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Children, Seniors
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Born in: 
New Britain
Raised in: 
Farmington, CT
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Last updated: Jul 22, 2009