Wren Tuatha

Poet

Chico, CA

Author's Bio

Wren Tuatha is editor and founder of Califragile. Her chapbook, Thistle and Brilliant, is forthcoming from Finishing Line Press. She's formerly Artist-in-Residence at Heathcote Center. Wren studied Education at University of Louisville, and Film, Poetry, and Gay and Lesbian Studies at Towson University. She received grants to perform her poetry from Towson University's Women's Center and Office of Diversity. Her poetry has appeared in The Cafe Review, Canary, Peacock Journal, Poetry Pacific, Coachella Review, Arsenic Lobster, Baltimore Review, Pirene’s Fountain, Loch Raven Review, Clover, Lavender Review, Autumn Sky Poetry Daily, and Bangalore Review, among others. Wren moderates The Seldom Herd Poetry & Goat Bulletin Board on Facebook.

Publications & Prizes

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Belle Reve Literary Journal
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Danse Macabre
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Flumes
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Halfway Down the Stairs
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Loch Raven Review
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Midnight Circus
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Picaroon Poetry
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The Birds We Piled Loosely
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The Coachella Review
Prizes won: 

Semi-finalist in 2018 New Women's Voices chapbook contest, for Thistle and Brilliant, upcoming from Finishing Line Press.

Nominated for Best of the Net, 2018. 

Young Authors Award for Poetry, Louisville's Courier Journal.

Featured Work, Editors' Pick, Poetry Circle.First Prize, Slam Poetry Contest, Grub Street (Towson University).

Honorable Mention, poetry, Baltimore Women's Times.

More Information

Gives readings: 
Yes
Travels for readings: 
Yes
Identifies as: 
Celtic American, Feminist, Irish American, LGBTQ, White
Prefers to work with: 
Any
Fluent in: 
English
Born in: 
Lexington, KY
Kentucky
Raised in: 
Louisville, KY
Kentucky
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Last update: May 21, 2019