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 & Prizes

Baby Blessings: Inspiring Poems and Prayers for Every State of Babyhood (Harper, 2002)
Character (Poets Corner Press, 2007)
Laughter in My Tent: A Woman's Search for Family (Stepping Stone Press, 2004)
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Mid-American Poetry Review
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Penwood Review
Poetry Motel
Potomac Review
Rambunctious Review
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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

More Information

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Prefers to work with: 
Children, Seniors
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Born in: 
New Britain
Raised in: 
Farmington, CT
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Last update: Jul 22, 2009