Caroline Cottom

Poet

2608 Cromwell Rd.
Greensboro, NC 27407
Phone: 
366-601-1050

Author's Bio

Writers Retreats: 

Publications & Prizes

Anthologies:
The 64 Best Poets of 2018 (Black Mountain Press, 2019)
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Motif IV: Seeking Its Own Level (Motes Books, 2014)
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The Unitarian Universalist Poets: A Contemporary Survey (Pudding House Publications, 1996)
Journals: , ,
Cumberland Poetry Review
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Licking River Review
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Mandala Journal
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Old Hickory Review
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Pennsylvania English
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Prizes won: 

1st prize, Transitions Abroad personal essay contest, 2007

Winner, The Writer's Center, North Carolina, personal essay contest

Personal Favorites

Favorite authors: 
W.S. Merwin, Louise Gluck , Elizabeth Bishop, Anthony Doerr, Pablo Neruda, Gabriel Garcia Marquez, Marilynne Robinson, Claudia Rankine, Natasha Tretheway, Jericho Brown, Bill Brown, Ilya Kaminsky, Kim Addonizio, Lise Goett
What I'm reading now: 
Vocabulary of Silence by Veronica Golos, Deaf Republic by Ilya Kaminsky, At the Kinnegad Home for the Bewildered by Jeffrey Levine

More Information

Gives readings: 
Yes
Travels for readings: 
Yes
Identifies as: 
White
Prefers to work with: 
Any
Fluent in: 
English
Born in: 
Memphis, TN
Tennessee
Raised in: 
Geneva, IL
Illinois
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Last update: Jun 14, 2021