Poems from Nancy Taylor Everett’s manuscript Lexica have
won the 2004 poetry competition sponsored by the Baltimore
Review and the 2004 James Wright Poetry Award sponsored by Mid-American
Review. Her chapbook Juliet as Herself is the winner
of the 2004 Hudson Valley Writers’ Center chapbook contest
and was published by Slapering Hol Press. She has also been a finalist
in contests held by Indiana Review, Arts & Letters, River
Styx, Two Rivers Review, and The Cream City Review.
Her work has appeared or is forthcoming in GSU Review, Fourteen
Hills, Wisconsin Review, Patterson Review, Nimrod, RUNES, Spoon
River Quarterly, Two Rivers Review, Paper Street,
the Chautauqua Literary Journal, and Poetry Motel.
Everett holds a BA in Creative Writing from University of California-Santa Cruz,
and she is active in the San Francisco Thirteen Ways Writers Workshop. She is
a marketing professional in educational publishing.