Sheila Cowing

Born in rural Connecticut, Sheila Cowing graduated from Barnard College and earned her MFA from Goddard College's part-time writing program. She was a recipient of the New Jersey Arts Council's Distinguished Artist Fellowship, a Poets & Writers Reading award, and a Recursos Discovery award. Prior publications include Stronger in the Broken Places, a full-length poetry volume, and award-winning children's nonfiction. Six years the editor-in-chief of a national literary magazine for children, she...See more