So, if we may not let the Muse be free, She will be bound with garlands of her own.  -Keats

Marie’s poems have won the Wyoming Writers Poetry Prize, Sue Boynton Poetry Contest, and Eugene V. Shea National Contest. Her poem “Etty” received an honorable mention in the 2019 Allen Ginsberg Poetry Contest. She has been published in the Paterson Literary Review, Tiny Seed Journal, Medium, and WyoPoets’ book Watershed. To read some of her recent work, follow https://medium.com/@mishiecreative.