About the Author
Susan Elizabeth Howe teaches creative writing, contemporary American poetry, and British literature at Brigham Young University. Her poems have appeared in Prairie Schooner, Southern Review, Poetry, and other journals. Her first collection, Stone Spirits, won the Publication Prize of the Charles Redd Center for Western Studies, then Best Poetry Award from the Association for Mormon Letters. She is co-editor of Discoveries: Two Centuries of Poems by Mormon Women and has seen two of her plays performed locally.