This selection comes from the collection some other wet landscape, available from Get Fresh Books. Order your copy here. Our curator for October is Jennifer Jackson Berry.
Lynne McEniry was born in Yonkers, NY, and has lived much of her life in northern NJ. Her first collection of poetry is titled some other wet landscape and was recently published by Get Fresh Books, LLC. Her poems have been previously published in the Paterson Literary Review, Pittsburgh Poetry Review, The Wide Shore, The Lake Rises anthology, and other journals and publications. They have been awarded both Honorable Mention and Second Prize for the Allen Ginsberg Poetry Award and have been nominated for a Pushcart Prize. Lynne has been a regular guest editor for Adanna Literary Journal. She holds an MFA in Poetry from Drew University and works at the College of Saint Elizabeth in Morristown, NJ, where she teaching writing and literature and directs the Academic Success Center.
Jennifer Jackson Berry is the author of The Feeder (YesYes Books, 2016), as well as the chapbooks When I Was a Girl (Sundress Publications) and Nothing But Candy (Liquid Paper Press). She is the Editor of Pittsburgh Poetry Review and an Assistant Editor for WomenArts Quarterly Journal. She lives in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.