Sheri L. Wright
Pushcart Prize nominee, Sheri L. Wright is the author of one full-length book of poetry, Nuns Shooting Guns, and four chapbooks, Sharks Never Sleep and Contains Scenes of Indigenous Nudity and the Courtship Of Reason, including the most recent, The Slow Talk Of Stones. Her works of poetry appear in numerous journals including New Southerner, Out of Line, Chiron Review, Clark Street Review, Darkling and Earth's Daughters, Crucible and Kentucky Monthly Magazine and The Single Hound. Ms. Wright was nominated for a Pushcart Prize for her piece, The Tenants Of Central Park , in 2011. She also works as a free-lance editor for a variety of books ranging from poetry to fiction. Ms. Wright is a graduate of Lee Kitt’s School Of Acting and has completed basic and advanced courses in Commercial Voice-Over at the University of Louisville. She has been a guest poet on Accents, at 88.1 on WRFL out of Lexington, Ky. and on Janice Lee “Featuring The Arts” on WSKV in Stanton, Ky. She has won awards with Jesse Poets, Green River Writers and the Kentucky State Poetry Society and has read extensively throughout the Kentucky/Indiana area and has also appeared at New York city’s Cornelia Street Café. She has been a volunteer editor for This I Believe. Ms. Wright has taught poetry workshops for Women in Transition, the Kentucky Young Writer’s Connection and The Kentucky State Poetry Society, judged the poetry division in The Golden Nibs for the Virginia Writers Club, for Women Who Write and for Green River Writers writing contest. She is a regional chair for the Kentucky State Poetry society and is co-chair for their adult poetry contest for 2011. Ms. Wright was the the host of From The Inkwell, 2010-2011, a one hour radio show dedicated to all things literary on CHRadio 1650am, live-streaming at www.CrescentHillRadio.com. Please visit her website at www.scribblingsandsuch.com.
Sheri L. Wright’s visual work can be seen in numerous journals, including Blood Orange Review, The Single Hound and is forthcoming in THIS Literary Magazine, Prick of the Spindle, Blood Lotus Journal and Subliminal Interiors. More examples of her work can be seen at http://www.flickr.com/photos/sherilwright/. With Ms. Wright’s consent, all work is available for publication and as cover art unless otherwise noted.
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