Joanne Corey re-discovered her childhood love of writing poetry in her fifties. She currently lives in Vestal, New York, where she participates with the Binghamton Poetry Project, Broome County Arts Council, Tioga Arts Council, and Grapevine Poets. With the Boiler House Poets Collective, she has completed an (almost) annual residency week at the Massachusetts Museum of Contemporary Art in North Adams since 2015. Her work has appeared in Wilderness House Literary Review, Rat’s Ass Review, and Third Wednesday Magazine, among others, and in several online series with Silver Birch Press and The Ekphrastic Review Writing Challenges, as well as in anthologies with QuillsEdge Press, GWL Publishing (UK), University Professors Press, and the Binghamton Poetry Project. She was featured poet in the December 2022 edition of Portrait of New England. Hearts is her first book.
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Paperback: 40 pages
Publisher: Kelsay Books (May 26, 2023)