blackbirdan online journal of literature and the artsFall 2010  Vol. 9  No. 2
Susan Settlemyre Williams

Susan Settlemyre Williams is the author of Ashes in Midair (2008), winner of the 2007 Many Mountains Moving Press Poetry Book Contest, and a chapbook, Possession (Finishing Line, 2007). Her poetry has appeared in numerous journals, including Mississippi Review, diode, 42opus, Sycamore Review, and Shenandoah, and in the anthologies Letters to the World (Red Hen Press, 2008) and Best New Poets 2006 (Samovar Press). She is the book review editor and associate literary editor for Blackbird, as well as a member of the National Book Critics Circle.  end

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