Rebecca Lilly

Rebecca Lilly

Poetry Contributor

Rebecca Lilly earned degrees from Cornell (M.F.A., poetry) and Princeton (Ph.D., philosophy) Universities and works as a writer and photographer. Among her several collections of poems, her most recent is Creatures Among Us (Broadstone, 2019), a book of prose poetry. An earlier collection, You Want to Sell Me a Small Antique (Gibbs Smith), won the Peregrine Smith Poetry Prize, and several books of her short poetry and haiku appear from Red Moon Press. Journals publishing her poems include Conjunctions, Hotel Amerika, The Iowa Review, London Magazine, New American Writing, Rosebud and Stand.

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Works in Nightingale & Sparrow

The Problem of the Dark