Terri McCord

133 Alpine Way
Greenville, SC 29609
Phone: 
(864) 438-6987

Author's Bio

Terri McCord is a visual artist as well as a poet. The South Carolina Arts Commission awarded her the literary fellowship in poetry for 2001-2002. She won first place out of 600 entries in the South Carolina Poetry Initiative/The State Newspaper Single Poem Contest. Other awards include finalist standing in the Press 53 Open Awards, Pocataligo Poetry Prize from Yemassee Review, Southeast Review. She won the 2007 Don Russ Poetry Prize from Kennesaw Review. She has read for the Sundown Poetry Series at the Spoleto Festival and has conducted workshops in the upstate - most recently for the Foothills Writers Guild.

Publications and Prizes

Anthologies: 
And Love
(Jacar Press, 2012)
, Found Anew
(University of South Carolina Press, 2015)
, In the Yard
(Old Mountain Press, Inc., 2018)
, Kakalak
(Main Street Rag Press, 2007)
, Kakalak
(2009)
, Kakalak 2016
(Main Street Rag Press, 2016)
, Quintet
(Ninety-Six Press, 2003)
, SC Millennial Sampler
(Ninety-Six Press, 2005)
, Southern Poetry Anthology
(Texas Review Press, 2007)
, Twenty: SC Poetry Fellows
(Hub City, 2005)
Journals: 
Alchemy, Bluestem Magazine, Chiron Review, Cimarron Review, Circle Magazine, Comstock Review, Connecticut Review, Cream City Review, Emrys Journal, Escape Into Life, Her Mark/Woman Made Gallery Date Book, Jasper Magazine, Karamu, Kennesaw Review, Lips, MacGuffin, Main Street Rag, New Mirage Journal, Potomac Review, Potpourri, Prime Number Magazine, Rio Grande Review, Seneca Review, South Carolina Review, Southeast Review, Sow's Ear Poetry Review, Talking River Review, The Comstock Review, The Cortland Review, The Main Street Rag, The Monarch Review, The Nassau Review, Wild Goose Poetry Review, Wind, Yalobusha Review, Yemassee
Chapbook: 
In the Company of Animals
(South Carolina Poetry Initiative, 2008)
, The Art and the Wait
(Finishing Line Press, 2008)
Prizes Won: 
2008 Don Russ Poetry Prize Press 53 Open Awards Post and Courier from SC Poetry Society First Place in Single Poem Contest from SC Poetry Initiative Alice Conger Patterson Scholarship

More Information

Listed as: 
Poet
Gives readings: 
Yes
Travels for readings: 
Yes
Identifies as: 
Caucasian
Prefers to work with: 
Any
Fluent in: 
English
Born in: 
Nashville
Raised in: 
Greenville, SC
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Last updated: Oct 26, 2016