Maureen Tolman Flannery
Pen Name: None
Born: 1947 in Worland, Wyoming
Flannery lives in Evanston, Illinois.
Biographical and Professional Information
Maureen Tolman Flannery, author of Secret of the Rising Up: Poems of Mexico, and Remembered into Life, has recently released her first anthology, Knowing Stones: Poems of Exotic Places. Born and raised on a Wyoming ranch, she works for a surgeon in Chicago, where she lives with her actor husband Dan and their four children. Maureen is an award-winning poet whose work has been selected for inclusion in thirty anthologies and over seventy-five literary and poetry journals, including Atlantic Review, Blue Mesa Review, Birmingham Poetry Review, Evansville Review, Karamu, Owen Wister Review, Pinyon Poetry, spelunker flophouse, and Green Hill Literary Lantern.
- Secret of the Rising Up: Poems of Mexico, John Gordon Burke, 1998
- Knowing Stones: Poems of Exotic Places, John Gordon Burke, 2000
- Ancestors in the Landscape: Poems of a Rancher's Daughter, John Gordon Burke, 2004
- A Fine Line: A Woman Versifies Her Life, Fractal Edge Press, 2004
Titles for Purchase and at Your Library
Secret of the Rising Up: Poems of Mexico (Poems in Place)
Release Date: 1998-07
Knowing Stones: Poems of Exotic Places (An Anthology)
Release Date: 2000-09
Ancestors In The Landscape
Release Date: 2004-07
Joanne Hirshfield Memorial Award-First; Illinois Art Award; Tallgrass Writers Award; Margin Contest; Sparrowgrass Award; New River Poets; Atlanta Review Contest
Speaking Engagements and Upcoming Appearances
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