Cristina M. R. Norcross is the author of six poetry collections including, Land & Sea: Poetry Inspired by Art (2007) with co-author Irene Ruddock, Unsung Love Songs (2010), The Red Drum (2013), The Lava Storyteller (2013), Living Nature’s Moments: A Conversation Between Poetry and Photography (2014) with co-author, Patricia Bashford, and Amnesia and Awakenings (2016).
Her works appear in print and online in North American and international journals, such as The Toronto Quarterly, Red Cedar, The Moon Magazine, Your Daily Poem, Lime Hawk, The Poetry Storehouse, The Avocet, Right Hand Pointing, One Sentence Poems, Verse-Virtual, and others.
Cristina’s work also appears in numerous print anthologies such as: Contemporary Women’s Literature (2007), Verse & Vision (2011, 2012), A Touch of Saccharine (2014), Sounds of Solace (2013), Twice Upon a Time (2015), An Ariel Anthology (2014, 2015), Poets4Paris (2016), and Secrets and Dreams (forthcoming).
She was a semi-finalist in the 2015 Concrete Wolf Chapbook Competition and a finalist in the 2015 Five Oaks Press Chapbook Contest. Cristina is the managing editor of the online poetry journal, Blue Heron Review (www.blueheronreview.com). She is one of the co-founders of Random Acts of Poetry and Art Day and a regular contributor to the Art Ambush Project. Find out more about this author at: www.cristinanorcross.com
Paperback: 42 pages
Publisher: Kelsay Books/Aldrich Press (July 9, 2016)