Susan Richardson

Boise, ID 83704

Publications and Prizes

Rapunzel's Short Hair
(Embers Press, 1994)
A Joyous Season
(July Literary Press, 2009)
, Memoirs of the Feminine Divine
(Quill & Parchment, 2016)
, One for the Road
(Split Oak Press, 2010)
, QPB Presents the Worlds Best Shortest Stories
(Quality Paperback Book Club, 2001)
, Rough Places Plain: Poems for the Mountains
(Salt Marsh Pottery Press, 2005)
, Split Verse
(Midmarch Arts Press, 2000)
, Standing: Poetry by Idaho Women
(Celebration of Women in the Arts, 2005)
, The Venomed Kiss
(Incarnate Muse Press, 2009)
, Times of Sorrow, Times of Grace
(Backwaters Press, 2002)
, What’s Become of Eden
(Slapering Hol Press, 1994)
, Women. Period.
(Spinsters Ink, 2008)
Amoskeag, Antigonish Review, Apocalypse, Argestes, Array, Barefoot Grass Journal, Broken Bridge, Buckle &, Buffalo Bones, California State Poetry Quarterly, Calliope, Clare Literary Journal, Colere, Common Ground Review, Convergence Review, Cooweescoowee, Earth's Daughters, Eclipse, Edgar Literary Magazine, Embers, Explorations, Faultline, Fiction International, Greyrock Review, Gulf Stream, Heartlodge, Hodgepodge, Hot Air Quarterly, Inkwell, Jabberwock Review, Jeopardy, Kerf, Lucid Stone, MacGuffin, Main Street Rag, Mangrove, Mediphors, Mochila Review, Nebo, Oracle: The Brewton-Parker College Review, Owen Wister Review, Pavement Saw, Phantasmagoria, Pinyon, Poetry North Review, Rockhurst Review, Saranac Review, Scrivener Creative Review, Seems, Slant, SlugFest, Snail Mail Review, Soundings Review, Spire, Steam Ticket, The Broome Review, The Deronda Review, The Dos Passos Review, The Muse, The Mystic Muse, The Southern California Review, Writer, Third Wednesday, Wavelength, Westview, Whiskey Island, Wings Magazine, Wisconsin Review, Writer to Writer, Yet Another Small Magazine, Z Miscellaneous
Prizes Won: 
2016: Second place from California Quarterly for poem "Dragonfly Chores"; honorable mention in Third Wednesday contest for poem "Visiting Sun Valley"; honorable mention from Third Wednesday for "Central Drug"; finalist in Atlanta Review's International Poetry Competition; second place, Westmoreland Arts & Heritage Festival, for poem "Loneliness of the Right Fielder"; third place in Idaho Writers Guild creative nonfiction contest. 2015: First place in The MacGuffin Poet Hunt. 2014: Nomination by California Quarterly for Pushcart Prize. Earlier: First place in poetry chapbook competition sponsored by Slapering Hol Press, 1994. Four honorable mentions in Explorations poetry competition. Semi-finalist in Heekin Group Foundation's novel-in-progress competition. Runner-up in "Poetry in Motion" contest judged by Billy Collins. Semi-finalist in Elixir novel contest. Three Creative and Performing Arts Awards, Colorado State University.

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Creative Nonfiction Writer, Fiction Writer, Poet
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Denver, CO
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Last updated: Jan 14, 2019