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Desy, a poet and author, is the recipient of two Individual
Artist's Fellowships from the Ohio Arts Council, one each in
Fiction and Poetry. In 1996 she received the Josiah Bancroft
Award for Folk Dancing: Notes for a Comic Novel
(as yet unpublished). She holds a Ph.D. in creative writing and
literary theory from The Ohio State University (for which she was awarded a
Presidential Fellowship) and has taught writing and literature at Akron
University, Kent State University, Capital University and The Ohio
Her contemporary feminist fairy tale, The Princess Who Stood on Her Own Two Feet was first published in Ms.
magazine and has been widely reprinted and studied world-wide. Her
scholarly work, poetry , humor, and essays have appeared in numerous
publications. She has published three volumes of poetry. Click on
the Covers for samples of each book.
|CAT! The Animal that Hides in your Heart|
Published by: Inglenook Press, Columbus, Ohio
41 pages, ISBN: 0-9706290-0-1
$12.95 per copy; Available for Purchase.
Ghost received 2nd Prize in the 1999 National Looking Glass Poetry Chapbook Competition.
Published by: Pudding House Publications, Johnstown, Ohio
17 pages, ISBN: 0-944754-84-8
$8.95 per copy; Available for Purchase.
Leaving Zen Mountain|
Leaving Zen Mountain was nominated by Pale Horse Press for the 2006 Pushcart Prize.
Published by: Pale Horse Press, Dover, Ohio
16 pages, ISBN: 0-914720-17-1
$5.00 per copy; Available for Purchase.