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Michelle Gillett

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Michelle Gillett has won poetry fellowships from the Massachusetts Cultural Council and published work in numerous literary magazines. She is the author of Blinding the Goldfinches, winner of the Backwaters Press Poetry Prize, 2005; a chapbook, Rock &Spindle (Mad River Press), and The Green Cottage, winner of The Ledge 2010 Poetry Chapbook competition. She writes a regular op-ed column for The Berkshire Eagle, teaches writing workshops and is co-partner with Nina Ryan of g&r Editing, Writing and Book Development.

Articles by Michelle Gillett

Poem: Crows

Saturday, 25 Apr 2015 - They make a racket as if there were news/ beyond shadows falling. I could bang pots and shout/ but crows have seventeen calls for warning.

Poem: Not There

Saturday, 27 Sep 2014 - The poet Michelle Gillett of Stockbridge offers this poem, originally published in The Southern Poetry Review.