Charlotte Covey

Poet

Chattanooga, TN

Author's Bio

Charlotte grew up in St. Mary's County, Maryland. While still an undergrad, she was Editor-in-Chief of Salisbury University's in-house literary journal, The Scarab, and she co-founded Milk Journal. In Spring 2016, she received her Bachelor's degree in Psychology and English with a Concentration in Creative Writing from Salisbury University. She moved to St. Louis in 2016 and graduated with an MFA in Creative Writing - Poetry from the University of Missouri - St. Louis in May 2018. From 2018 - 2019, Charlotte was Editor-in-Chief of WomenArts Quarterly Journal. She has taught poetry at the graduate-level, and she is currently a contributing editor for River Styx. She has published poetry in over 100 journals. In 2020, Charlotte moved to Chattanooga, Tennessee with her partner and their cat, Budlight. 

Personal Favorites

What I'm reading now: 
prey by Jeanann Verlee, Mouthful of Forevers by Clementine Von Radics, Incidents in the Life of a Slave Girl by Harriet Jacobs, medi(t)ations by Emma Bolden, Thaw by Chelsea Dingman

More Information

Gives readings: 
Yes
Travels for readings: 
Yes
Identifies as: 
Feminist
Prefers to work with: 
Any
Fluent in: 
English
Born in: 
Leonardtown
Raised in: 
St. Inigoes, MD
Maryland
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Last update: Aug 25, 2020