Elizabeth Rivers has won the Milton Dorfman Poetry prize, 1999, and the Portland Pen Poetry contest, 2000, and has been published in various magazines. Chosen as the Montgomery County Poet Laureate, PA for 2008 by Marie Howe, she is also the 2009 winner of the Robert Fraser Open Poetry competition sponsored by Bucks County Community College.
Her personal passion is to celebrate poetry writing by children. She helps sponsor youth contests in her area, helps publish children’s poetry online, and works with teachers and students. Please check out poetrywits.com, a website sponsored by the Montgomery County Poet Laureate program under the guidance of Joanne Leva.
Paperback: 38 pages
Publisher: Kelsay Books/Aldrich Press (February 12, 2013)