Donna Biffar

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General Information

Name: Donna Biffar

Pen Name: None

Genres: Poetry

Born: 1964

Website: N/A


Illinois Connection

Donna Biffar lives in St. Clair county in Illinois.

Biographical and Professional Information

Donna Biffar is the author of numerous books of poetry. She is a co-editor of River King Press' anthology New Century North American Poets. Poems, articles, and reviews have appeared in Orbis, College English, The Midday Moon, 90 Poets of the Nineties, Higginsville Reader, Kaleidoscope, Chiron Review, Poetry Motel and numerous other journals and anthologies. She is founder and former editor of Southwestern Illinois College's award winning literary publication Head to Hand and a former co-editor of River King Poetry Supplement. She currently serves as a co-editor of River King Press. She has been nominated for the Pushcart Prize and Illinois Poet Laureate, and recently served as Artist in Residence at the Illinois River Winery in Utica, Illinois.

Published Works

  • Water Witching in the Garden: Poems , Edwin Mellon, 1996
  • Events Preceding Death: Poems , Edwin Mellon, 2000
  • New Century North American Poets, (with John Garmon and Wayne Lanter) River King Poetry Press, 2002
  • Vinegar Moon, Bewrite Books, 2004
  • Kiss Me Cold, Cherry Pie, 2006

Titles for Purchase and at Your Library

Water Witching in the Garden: Poems

ISBN: 0773426701
Release Date: 1996-07

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Events Preceding Death: Poems

ISBN: 0773427945
Release Date: 2000-04

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Literary Awards

Speaking Engagements and Upcoming Appearances

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External Links

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