Joan Colby has published widely in journals such as Poetry, Atlanta Review, South Dakota Review, Gargoyle, Pinyon, Little Patuxent Review, Spillway, Midwestern Gothic and others. Awards include two Illinois Arts Council Literary Awards and an Illinois Arts Council Fellowship in Literature. She has published seventeen books including Selected Poems (FutureCycle Press) which received the 2013 FutureCycle Prize and Ribcage (Glass Lyre Press) which has been awarded the 2015 Kithara Book Prize. Three of her poems have been featured on Verse Daily, and another is among the winners of the 2016 Atlanta Review International Poetry Contest. Her latest book Carnival was published by FutureCycle Press in 2016. Colby is a senior editor.
Paperback: 104 pages
Publisher: Kelsay Books (January 6, 2017)