by L.J. Sysko
L.J. Sysko’s work has been published in Ploughshares, The Pinch, Best New Poets, Day One, 5am, and Rattle, among others. She is the author of BATTLEDORE, a poetry chapbook, which was published by Finishing Line Press in 2017 as part of its New Women’s Voices series. She has an MFA in poetry from New England College, and her awards and honors include several Dorothy Sargent Rosenberg awards, an Academy of American Poets prize, two fellowships from Delaware’s Division of the Arts, and poetry finalist recognition from The Fourth River, The Pinch, and Soundings East.