The Lindenwood Review: a journal of literary prose


Suellen Wedmore


Suellen Wedmore retired after 24 years of working as a speech and language therapist in public schools and entered the MFA program in poetry at New England College. She is now the Poet Laureate emerita for the small town of Rockport, Massachusetts. Her work has appeared in Apalachee Review, The Chaffin Journal, Cimarron Review, College English, Eclipse, Green Mountains Review, Harvard Review, The Ledge, The Louisville Review, The MacGuffin, Manorborn, Oyez Review, Phoebe, Poem, and many others. She has been awarded first place in the Writer’s Digest rhyming poetry contest and was an international winner in the 2006 Atlanta Review Poetry Contest. Her chapbook Deployed was selected as winner of the Grayson Press chapbook contest, and she was selected for a writing residency at Devil’s Tower, Wyoming. In 2009 she was a winner in the Obama competition sponsored by New Millennium Writings, and her chapbook On Marriage and Other Parallel Universes was published by Finishing Line Press.

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