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Ross, Roslyn
I am an Australian journalist and editor by profession and I have been writing poetry since I was a child. I have also written five novels and one work of non-fiction.rnrnI am currently based in Australia, and have lived all over the world including Europe, UK, North America, India, South Africa, Angola, Zambia and Malawi.
Rossi, Patricia
I was published by Poetry Quarterly.
Roth, Seymour
Rothenfluch Cooper, Sharon
Sharon?s poetry has appeared in numerous International, hard copy and internet magazines. Her chapbook, Reach Beyond, was winner of the MAG Press, 2005 International Chapbook Competition. In April 2005, twenty-three of her poems were presented in the play, Soldier?s Heart in Lincoln Hall at Portland State University to Sold Out audiences and recorded on DVD.
Rousseau, Rita
Rousselot, Hannah
I was published by Poetry Quarterly.
Rousseva, Yvonna
Some of my poems and book reviews have previously appeared in Poetry Quarterly, The Hampden-Sydney Poetry Review, The Blue Fifth Review, The Caribbean Writer, The Journal of Caribbean Literatures, and other publications. Also, I have been a finalist in the Poetry and Stage Play contests of the Disquiet Literary Program as well as the recipient of two James D. Phelan Writing Awards.
Rowell, J.B.
J. B. Rowell has settled in the East Bay, California. Her poems have appeared at Literary Mama, MotherVerse, WOMB, asinine poetry, Mom Writers Literary Magazine, Birmingham Arts Journal, and the North Carolina Poet Laureate web site.
Roy, Donna
I live in Christchurch, New Zealand, with my partner. I'm a mother of two adult daughters and (thanks to them) I have four grandchildren. I have a holistic healing practice than I operate from home (www.thehealingdimension.co.nz) and I'm currently studying towards a degree in Religious Studies through Otago University. My poetry started arriving last year, it comes to me in a moment, I'll see something and just know that there's a poem ready to come out. I'm really enjoying what appears on my page.
Roy, Eric
Eric Roy lives in Austin, TX. He has poems recently published in The New York Quarterly, Slipstream and elsewhere.
Rucks, Carol
I was published by Poetry Quarterly.
Ruescher, Scott
Poems in recent issues of Poetry Quarterly, Agni Online, Harvard Educational Review, Tower Journal, Dalhousie Review, Naugatuck River Review, etc. New chapbook - "Perfect Memory" - forthcoming Aug 2015, Finishing Line Press. ?Looking for Lorca?: 2013 winner, Erika Mumford Prize, New England Poetry Club. "Sidewalk Tectonics": 2009 - Pudding House Publications.
Rumney, Linwood
Linwood Rumney's work has appeared in or is forthcoming in Potomac Review, Carolina Quarterly, Cold Mountain Review, and Cerise Press, among others. He is a 2010 recipient of an emerging writers fellowship from the Writers' Room of Boson and a grant from the St. Botolph Club Foundation.
Russell, Cat
I was published by Poetry Quarterly.
Russomano, David
David Russomano graduated in 2006 with a BA in creative writing from Messiah College. His poetry has been featured in Write from Wrong, This Great Society, Red Booth Review, REDzine, Phantom Kangaroo, Thoughtsmith, and Pure Francis. It's also scheduled to appear in upcoming issues of Poetry for the Masses, The Writing Disorder, Moonshot Magazine, Lowestoft Chronicle, Lines + Stars, and Mouse Tales Press. You can find him in www.pw.org?s database of poets. He currently teaches English in Turkey.
Ruth-Killgore, Chanacee
Chanacee Ruth-Killgore is a wife, writer and pup-wrangler. She is author of the Hart of the Smokies cozy mysteries as well as a short Christmas Tale, Sleigh Bells. Chanacee lives in East Tennessee with her husband, Michael, and their two wild pups, Wrigley and Arkkis Pond. You can find more about her on Instagram, Twitter or at www.chanacee.net.
Rutherford, Fain
Fain Rutherford Over the years, Fain has worked as a soldier, lawyer, university lecturer, rock-climbing guide, survival instructor and at-home-dad. He currently resides in the shrub steppe desert of central Washington State. His recent poems appear or are scheduled to appear in Right Hand Pointing, Poetry Quarterly, Midnight Circus, Halfway Down the Stairs, Furious Gazelle, Front Porch Review, Eunoia Review, Connotation Press, and Apeiron Review.
Ryan, Kerenza
Ryan, Lucy
Lucy Hannah Ryan is a poet, pop-culture writer and aspiring novelist from London. She has been continuously writing freelance since the age of fourteen and has been published in numerous magazines, journals and websites including Why Magazine, The Brasillia Review and Half Mystic, for whom she has written poetry for their inaugural and third issues and contributed a guest post to their blog. In addition to this, she has self-published two chapbooks and co-runs a pop culture website. She can be found at www.lucyhannahryan.com
Ryan, Matt
Matt Ryan is the author of Read This Or You?re Dead To Me (forthcoming from Hopewell Publications). He is the publisher and editor of the poetry press, Lowbrow Press, the fiction editor of Best New Writing and teaches creative and academic writing at Concordia St. Paul University.
Sacco, Linda
Linda Sacco is an animal lover and bookworm. She lives in Melbourne, Australia. Her qualifications include Bachelor of Arts (Professional Writing) from Victoria University and Master of Teaching (Primary) from The University of Melbourne. She is the author of the Which Is Your Perfect Pet? ebook series with titles on Dog Breeds, Designer Dogs, Cat Breeds and Birds. These are available from Smashwords, The Apple iBookstore and wherever good ebooks are sold. Her poetry has been published in Track + Signal Magazine, Dead Snakes, Poetry Quarterly, Dual Coast Magazine, Three Line Poetry, Inwood Indiana, Haiku Journal, Tanka Journal and 50 Haikus.
Sage, Howard
Howard Sage back in the days edited and published Pulp magazine, including his interview with Ralph Ellison. One of his poems won first prize in the adult division of the Greenburgh, New York 2012 poetry contest
Sakai, Suzanne
Suzanne Sakai's work has appeared in Haiku Journal and Three Line Poetry. She is a freelance copy editor in scholarly publishing who lives in Randolph, VT.
Salcman, Michael
MICHAEL SALCMAN, poet, physician and art historian, was chairman of neurosurgery at the University of Maryland and president of the Contemporary Museum in Baltimore. He lectures widely about art and the brain. Poems appear in Alaska Quarterly Review, Hopkins Review, The Hudson Review, New Letters, Notre Dame Review, Poet Lore and Ontario Review. Featured on Poetry Daily, Verse Daily and All Things Considered, his work has received six nominations for a Pushcart Prize. Salcman is the author of four chapbooks. Poetry in Medicine, his anthology of classic and contemporary poems on doctors, patients, illness & healing was published to wide notice (Persea Books, 2015). His collections include The Clock Made of Confetti (Orchises, 2007), nominated for The Poets' Prize, The Enemy of Good is Better (Orchises, 2011) and A Prague Spring, Before & After, winner of the 2015 Sinclair Poetry Prize from Evening Street Press (2016). He is Special Lecturer in the Osher Institute at Towson Uni
Salik, Shawn
Emigrating to Toronto from Abu Dhabi at the age of five, Shawn has lived there since. The diverse city is where he draws most inspiration from. Shawn has previously published poetry with In My Bed, Rose Red Review, Haiku Journal and is set for publication with BareBack Lit in 2014. While finishing his last year of university Shawn continues to gig as the drummer for Toronto-based Chris vs. Krishna.
Salzano, April
April Salzano teaches college writing in Pennsylvania. Her work has appeared in Poetry Salzburg, Pyrokinection, Convergence, Ascent Aspirations, The Rainbow Rose, The Camel Saloon, The Applicant and is forthcoming in Jellyfish Whispers and The South Townsville Micro Poetry Journal. She is currently working on her first collection of poetry and an autobiographical novel examining the beauty and pain involved in raising a child with Autism.
Salzano, April
April Salzano is currently working on a memoir on raising a child with autism and several collections of poetry. Her work has been twice nominated for a Pushcart Award and has appeared in journals such as The Camel Saloon, Centrifugal Eye, Deadsnakes, Visceral Uterus, Salome, Poetry Quarterly, Writing Tomorrow and Rattle. Her first chapbook, The Girl of My Dreams, is forthcoming in spring 2015 from Dancing Girl Press. The author serves as co-editor at Kind of a Hurricane Press (www.kindofahurric
Sam, David Anthony
Born in Pennsylvania, David Antony Sam is the proud grandson of peasant immigrants from Poland and Syria. For much of his life, he lived and worked in the Detroit area, graduating from Eastern Michigan University (BA, MA) and Michigan Sate (Ph.D.). He lives now in Virginia with his wife and life partner, Linda. Sam's poetry has appeared in over 80 journals and publications and he has five published collections, including Final Inventory (Prolific Press, 2018). His chapbook, Finite to Fail: Poems after Dickinson (2017) was the Grand Prize winner of GFT Press's 2016 Chapbook Contest. He currenty teaches creative writing at Germanna Community College, from where he retired as president in 2017. He serves on the Board of the Poetry Society of Virginia.
Samples, Caroline
Caroline Samples is a Buffalo, NY, native who now resides in middle Georgia. She is an instructor at Fort Valley State University, where she teaches composition and creative writing courses. Her recent work can be found in descant, Oak Bend Review, and in Contemporary American Voices.
Samuels, Clarise
Clarise Samuels is a Montreal writer who has published poetry, short fiction, and one novel. Clarise has a PhD in German literature and is the author of a scholarly book on the poetry of Paul Celan, available at major university libraries. Her second novel is in progress. Clarise is now working on a collection of haikus. She also does artwork in ink and watercolor and is an amateur photography.
Samuelson, Audrey
Audrey Samuelson lives and writes in Alabama.
Sanders, Mike
Sanderson, Jordan
Jordan Sanderson?s work has recently appeared in burntdistrict, Epigraph, Better: A Journal of Culture and Lit, The Meadow, and other journals. Jordan earned a PhD from the Center for Writers at the University of Southern Mississippi. He currently lives on the Mississippi Gulf Coast, where he teaches English.
Saraceno, June
June Sylvester Saraceno is author of Altars of Ordinary Light, a collection of poems published by Plain View Press, as well as a chapbook of prose poems, Mean Girl Trips released by Pudding House Publications. Her work has appeared in various journals including American Journal of Nursing, California Quarterly, Common Ground, Ginosko, The Haight Ashbury Literary Journal, The Pedestal, Poetry Motel, Quicksilver, The Rebel, Silk Road, Smartish Pace, Southwestern American Literature, Steel Toe Revi
Sargent, Angela
I have been writing since I was a kid. No matter how far away I've strayed from writing, it always pulls me back in. Some of my poems, essays, and short stories have been published in HeartLodge, Three Line Poetry, Our Journey, Beorh Quarterly, Erete's Bloom, AIM Magazine, and other publications. I am listed in the Poets and Writers Directory.
Sarnat, Gerard
Sattler, Joel
Saturley, Maggie
Maggie Saturley is a doctoral student and teacher educator at the University of South Florida in Tampa. She is also a Teacher Consultant for the Tampa Bay Area Writing Project. Poetry writing is her passion.
Saunders, Jennifer
Jennifer Saunders' poetry has appeared in Ibbetson Street Magazine, Literary Bohemian, Literary Mama, and elsewhere and she has work forthcoming in Adanna and Found Poetry Review. She is an American currently living in Switzerland with her Swiss husband and their two Swiss-American sons.
Savett, Akiva Jeffrey
Akiva Jeffrey Savett jsavett1@gmail.com I am a poet and English Teacher originally from Philadelphia, living outside of Washington DC. Previous Work Has Appeared In: Et Cetera Caesura The Washington Post
Sawada, Tomoko
Tomoko Sawada lives in New York City.
Saxena, Roheeni
Roheeni Saxena, a graduate of Wellesley College, lives in New York City, where she is pursing a Masters degree at Columbia University. Her work has appeared or is forthcoming in Poetry Quarterly, Poets & Artists, Tryst, and other journals. To learn more about Roheeni please visit her website (www.roheenisaxena.com) or follow her personal blog (www.rosax.wordpress.com).
Saxena, Silvi
Silvi Saxena writes and plays in Philadelphia, where she is a graduate student at the University of Pennsylvania. She has been published in The Houston Literary Review, Mad Swirl, All Things Girl and Lucid Rhythms. In her free time, she thinks about beaches, looks at images of beaches and travels up and down the east coast (typically looking down at beaches.)
Scacco, Peter
Scales, Toni
Toni Scales is an ex funeral director's assistant who resides in her native town of Corpus Christi, Texas. She enjoys solitude, creating digital art, and all things vintage. Her work has appeared in such online journals as Wicked Alice and The Pedestal Magazine. You can contact her by email at bloodrose@aol.com.
Schechter, Eliana
Eliana Schechter is from New Jersey, but spends much of her time in Iowa at Grinnell College where she studies English literature and Religious Studies.
Scheiber, Greg
Greg Scheiber was spewed forth from Northford, Connecticut and thrust out into the waiting arms of Gettysburg College. Now fully indoctrinated in the mantra "Do great work", Greg is rounding out his years of study in literature and writing in south-central Pennsylvania. His work has been published in Rat Tail Detail.
Schiffman, Richard
I was published by Poetry Quarterly.
Schireson, Peter
Peter Schireson is a Zen Buddhist priest who lives in the foothills of the Sierras in California
Schmid, Joyce
Dear Glen Lyvers, Thank you for the invitation to submit to Poetry Quarterly! Warm regards, Joyce Schmid
Schmidt, Alex
Alex is a poetry graduate, with a BA and an MFA. He currently lives in Charlotte, NC where he's recently written and directed a play, with other plays in the works. His poems have been published in various periodicals, and he works full-time at the Trader Joe's in the city. Finally, he maintains a blog, one of abstraction and experimentation, but which is slowly morphing into the idea of critiquing films: sausageshapedearth.wordpress.com
Schmidt, Ellen
As a child Ellen Hirning Schmidt began a lifelong habit of keeping a pencil, pad, and flashlight next to her bed, writing several times a night. After retirement from work at a crisis center, she felt like she was walking off a cliff in the air. One night Writing through the Rough Spots came into her head and she realized she'd done that all her life! She designed a course enabling participants to create clarity about challenging life situations through writing. Her students, 18 - 85 years - athlete, author, chaplain, ex-felon, hairdresser, musician, physician, prison guard, restaurant server, scientist, teacher - come from across the US and 15 countries. She has been teaching classes since 2006, including each semester at Cornell University and week long workshops on Star Island, NH. Though a poet all her life, she only became interested in publishing them when she turned 70. Passager, The Avocet, Poetry Quarterly, Caesura, The Healing Muse. (www. WritingRoomWorkshops.com)
Schmult, Greg
Greg Schmult is an environmental consultant living in Ann Arbor, Michigan, with his wife and daughter. His work has appeared in The Christian Science Monitor, Organs of Vision and Speech, Iodine, and The Aurorean.
Schnap, Richard
Richard Schnap is a poet, songwriter and collagist living in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. His poems have most recently appeared locally, nationally and overseas in a variety of print and online publications.
Schneider, Jim
Jim Schneider, of Madison, Wisconsin, is interested in poetry and contemplative photography.
Schneider, Mather
I am a cab driver living in Tucson, Arizona. I have 3 full length books available.
Schout, Dawn
Dawn Schout?s poetry has appeared in more than 50 publications, including Dagda Publishing, Main Street Rag, Poetry Quarterly, Red River Review, and Tipton Poetry Journal. She is an assistant editor for Fogged Clarity and was nominated for Best of the Net in 2013. Her debut poetry collection, Wanderlust, will be published next year by WordTech Editions. To read more of her poetry, visit www.dawnschout.com.
Schug, Larry
Bio; I live with my wife, dog and three cats near a large tamarack bog in St. Wendel Twp., Minnesota and have published 7 books of poems, the latest, At Gloaming, with North Star Press. I currently volunteer as a writing tutor and as a Naturalist. My website is www.larryschugpoet.com
Schultz, Rob
Taught at Western Michigan U. and Virginia Commonwealth U. before drifting into radio and voice work. A first novel, "Styll in Love," came out a decade ago from Van Neste Books and a book of novellas, "In Hart," seeks a publisher. Other work has appeared in New Delta Review, Rattapallax, Sou'wester and West Branch.
Schwartz, Carla
In addition to Poetry Quarterly, poems by Carla Schwartz have appeared in Aurorean, Fulcrum, Common Ground, Cactus Heart, Switched-on Gutenberg, Naugatuck River Review, Solstice Magazine, and Ibbetson Street, among others. Her book, Mother, One More Thing (Turning Point) is available on Amazon.com. Her CB99videos youtube channel has had hundreds of thousands of views. Learn more at carlapoet.com.




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