Bethany W Pope is an award winning author of the LBA, and a finalist for the Faulkner-Wisdom Awards. She was a runner up for the Cinnamon Press Novel Competition. She received her PhD from Aberystwyth University’s Creative Writing program. She was an assistant editor to Stanley Moss at Sheep Meadow Press. Her first poetry collection, A Radiance was published by Cultured Llama Press last June. Her second collection, Crown of Thorns, was published by Oneiros press this August. Her first chapbook The Gospel of Flies has been accepted by Writing Knights Press and will be released in 2014. Her work has appeared in: Anon, Art Times, Ampersand, Blue Tattoo, The Galway Review, Sentinel Quarterly, Blue Max Review, The Delinquent, De/Tached (an anthology released by Parthian), The Writer’s Hub, New Welsh Review, Poetry Review Salzburg, Sentinel Literary Quarterly, Every Day Poems, The Brooklyn Voice, Miracle E-zine, And Other Poems, Sentinel Literary Quarterly, Magma, Words & Music, The Quarterly Conversation, Tears in the Fence, Ink, Sweat and Tears, Bone Orchard, Poetry Pacific, Big River Poetry Review and Planet. Her work is due to appear in the next issues of Turbulence, Acumen, Envoi, Thirteen Myna Birds, Long Poem Magazine, Music& Literature, Anon, Flutter, Lakeview Journal and The Screech Owl.
Bethany is available for one-one one poetry tutorials, editing work, and assistance in preparing a manuscript before presenting it to publishers. Contact her at Bluejubatus52@gmail.com to inquire about rates.