October's featured poet is Joanne M. Clarkson. Joanne’s full-length poetry collection “The Fates” won Bright Hill Press’ annual contest and was published in 2017. Her chapbook “Believing the Body” was published by Gribble Press in 2014. Her work has been featured recently in the WA129 Poet Laureate Anthology, Bacopa Literary Review, Catamaran, Edge, Bellingham Review, Santa Fe Literary Review, Switchgrass, Natural Bridge, The Ice Cream Anthology, The Tishman Review and We’Moon Datebook for 2018 & 2019. She has been the recipient of a GAP Grant from Artists Trust and a NEH grant to teach poetry in rural libraries. Her hobby is reading palms. See more at http://JoanneClarkson.com.