Monday, January 19, 2009
MOLLY LYNN WATT worked for 45 years with schools for better education and with communities organizing for peace, justice, and civil rights. She retired a few years ago to devote full time to writing. She curates the Fireside Reading and is the poetry editor of HILR Review and three anthologies of Bagels with the Bards. With her husband, she co-created and performs George & Ruth: Songs and Letters of the Spanish Civil War, live and on CD. Ibbetson Street Press published her book of poems, Shadow People, in 2007. Her work appears The Boston Globe, Chicken Soup, Domestic Affairs, Eclipse, Fulcrum, G.W. Review, Hampden-Sydney Review, Occasional Moose, Peaceworks, The 2008 Poets' Guide To New Hampshire, Red Wheelbarrow Literary Magazine, South Carolina Review, Spare Change, Teachers & Writers Collaborative, Westview, Best of Wilderness House Literary Review, Wisconsin Review, Willard & Maple, and others.