blackbird spring 2002 vol.1 no. 1



Corrinne Clegg Hales is the author of four poetry collections, most recently Separate Escapes, winner of the Richard Snyder Poetry Prize (Ashland Poetry Press, 2002). Her previous books are: Out of This Place (March Street Press, 2001), January Fire (Devil's Millhopper Press), and Underground (Ahsahta Press). Her poems have appeared in The Hudson Review, Ploughshares, The Kenyon Review, Prairie Schooner, The Southern Review, and many other journals. She has received two fellowships from the National Endowment for the Arts, and she won first place in the River Styx Poetry Prize competition for 2000. She teaches in the creative writing program at California State University, Fresno.  

Photo by John Hales