Winner of the 2011 Stan and Tom Wick Poetry Prize.
"I have long admired Carolyn Creedon's work. Her first book is strong and vital. She is not like anyone else now publishing in our country. Her directness and immediacy make her a kind of legitimate granddaughter of the sublime Walt Whitman. -Harold Bloom
Carolyn Creedon is a writer, editor, and fifteen-year veteran of the waitress wars. Her poems have been published in the Massachusetts Review, American Poetry Review, Best New Poets, Best of the Best American Poets, Ploughshares, Yale Review, Rattle, and American Poetry Review, among other journals.