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About the Poet

Jeannie E. Roberts has authored four poetry collections and one children's book. Her most recent collection is The Wingspan of Things, a poetry chapbook (Dancing Girl Press, 2017). She is also the author of Romp and Ceremony, a full-length poetry collection (Finishing Line Press, 2017), Beyond Bulrush, a full-length poetry collection (Lit Fest Press, 2015), and Nature of it All, a poetry chapbook (Finishing Line Press, 2013). She is the author and illustrator of Let's Make Faces!, a children's book dedicated to her son (author-published, 2009). Her poems appear in online literary journals, magazines, and print anthologies. Her public readings include Barnes & Noble, L.E. Phillips Memorial Public Library, Weidner Center for the Performing Arts, and other venues. She is a member of the Wisconsin Fellowship of Poets and the Chippewa Valley Writers Guild, and is the West Central Region's Co-Vice President for the Wisconsin Fellowship of Poets.

In 2007, her poem, "La Luz," won first place in the Green Bay Symphony Orchestra’s statewide poetry contest. The Green Bay Symphony Orchestra’s Music Alive Composer-In-Residence, Daniel Kellogg, set her poem to music via an orchestral score with choir. In 2008, this new work was performed by the Green Bay Symphony Orchestra with the Dudley Birder Chorale.

Poetry Collections

The Wingspan of ThingsTHE WINGSPAN OF THINGS, 2017, $7.00 U.S.
Dancing Girl Press & Studio

Romp and CeremonyROMP AND CEREMONY, 2017, $19.99 U.S.
ISBN: 978-1-63534-143-0
Finishing Line Press
Amazon

» ROMP AND CEREMONY BOOK REVIEW

Beyond BulrushBEYOND BULRUSH, 2015, $16.00 U.S.
ISBN-10: 1943170118
ISBN-13: 978-1943170111
Lit Fest Press

» BEYOND BULRUSH BOOK REVIEW

Nature of it AllNATURE OF IT ALL, 2013, $14.00 U.S.
ISBN: 978-1-62229-120-5
Finishing Line Press

» NATURE OF IT ALL BOOK REVIEW

Children's Book

Let's Make Faces!

LET'S MAKE FACES!, 2009, $9.99 U.S.
ISBN-10: 0-615-31779-0, ISBN-13: 978-0-615-31779-3 
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