I was interviewed by Hélène Stelian for her blog Next Act for Women about my journey of coming out LATE IN LIFE as a POET. I didn’t go back to school to study poetry until I was 45—proof that it’s never too late to discover your life’s calling! Now I write and teach (and wear purple!).

http://nextactforwomen.com/writing/becoming-a-poet/#more-10871

 

Lisa Dordal is the author of Mosaic of the Dark (Black Lawrence Press, 2018) and teaches in the English Department at Vanderbilt University. A Pushcart Prize nominee and recipient of an Academy of American Poets Prize, her poetry has appeared in Best New Poets, CALYX, The Greensboro Review, Vinyl Poetry, and Ninth Letter.

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