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Michele F Cooper


Michele F. Cooper is the first-place winner in the TallGrass Poetry Competition and Poetry Canada’s Rhymed Poetry Competition, second-place winner in the Galway Kinnell Competition, author of two books and numerous published poems and stories in such journals as Narrative, Calliope, Bridges, and American Writing, founding editor of the Newport Review and Crone’s Nest literary magazines, and of a chapbook series, Premier Poets. Her book Posting the Watch, poems and stories, was recently published by Turning Point, the narrative imprint at WordTech. She is listed in Who’s Who in America, Contemporary Authors, and the Directory of American Poets and Fiction Writers, among others. She recently moved from the edge of a small horse farm (not hers) to Providence, RI, and now to the Cleveland area, where she writes and works as a book editor.

  Michele's book is available for printing.  See below and click on the title.


Title of Origami Book
Poem Titles


The broken cry of a crow
  Crown of Justice
  Cutting Across the Path
  A Recent Death