Cammy Thomas’ first book of poems, Cathedral of Wish, received the 2006 Norma Farber First Book Award from the Poetry Society of America. A fellowship from the Ragdale Foundation helped her complete Inscriptions (2014). Her poems have recently appeared or are forthcoming in Image Journal, Tampa Review, The Missouri Review, and Salamander, and in the anthology, Poems in the Aftermath. She grew up on Long Island, and was educated primarily in California, writing her PhD dissertation at Berkeley on Tennyson’s poetry. A degree in poetry followed, from the MFA Program for Writers at Warren Wilson College. She lives in Lexington, Massachusetts.