Terri McCord

133 Alpine WayGreenville, SC 29609
Phone: 
(864) 517-9048

Author's Bio

Terri McCord is a visual artist as well as a poet. She recently won first place out of 600 entries in the South Carolina Poetry Initiative/The State Newspaper Single Poem Contest. Other awards include finalist standing in the Press 53 Open Awards, Pocataligo Poetry Prize from Yemassee Review, Southeast Review, etc. She won the 2007 Don Russ Poetry Prize from Kennesaw Review. She recently read for the Sundown Poetry Series at the Spoleto Festival. She has conducted workshops across the state - most recently for the Foothills Writers Guild. More information is available at: http://www.southernartistry.org/Terri_McCord

Publications and Prizes

Book

The Art and the Wait
(Finishing Line Press,
2007)

Chapbook

In the Company of Animals
(South Carolina Poetry Initiative,
2008)

Anthology

Quintet
(Ninety-Six Press,
2003)
SC Millennial Sampler
(Ninety-Six Press,
2005)
Twenty: SC Poetry Fellows
(Hub City,
2005)
Southern Poetry Anthology
(Texas Review Press,
2007)
Kakalak
(Main Street Rag Press,
2007)
Kakalak
2009)

Journal

Seneca Review
2015)
MacGuffin
2015)
South Carolina Review
2015)
Southeast Review
2015)
Cream City Review
2015)
Comstock Review
2015)
Cimarron Review
2015)
Sow's Ear Poetry Review
2015)
Chiron Review
2015)
Talking River Review
2015)
Lips
2015)
Emrys Journal
2015)
Yemassee
2015)
Wind
2015)
Alchemy
2015)
Potpourri
2015)
Circle Magazine
2015)
Her Mark/Woman Made Gallery Date Book
2015)
Karamu
2015)
Connecticut Review
2015)
Rio Grande Review
2015)
Kennesaw Review
2015)
Main Street Rag
2015)
Cimarron Review
The Cortland Review
Prizes: 
2008 Don Russ Poetry Prize Press 53 Open Awards Post and Courier from SC Poetry Society First Place in Single Poem Contest from SC Poetry Initiative Alice Conger Patterson Scholarship

More Information

Listed as:
Poet
Gives readings? 
Yes
Travels for readings? 
Yes
Identifies as: 
Caucasian
Prefers to work with: 
Any, Children
Born in: 
Nashville, TN
Raised in: 
Greenville, SC

Personal Favorites

Favorite Authors:
Andrew Hudgins, Linda Pastan, Jane Kenyon, Marie Howe, Stephen Dunn

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Listing last updated: August 3, 2009.