Leslie Williams

Leslie Williams is the author of Success of the Seed Plants (Bellday Books, 2010), winner of the Bellday Prize, and birdlife, winner of the Crab Orchard Series in Poetry Open Competition, and forthcoming in 2019 from Southern Illinois University Press. She is the recipient of the Poetry Society of America’s Robert H. Winner Memorial Award, as well as grants from the Illinois Arts Council and the Massachusetts Cultural Council. She lives in Newton, Massachusetts.