Pamela Yenser (MFA) was born in Alexandria, Virginia (grandparents' home), raised in New Mexico, California, and Kansas, taught university creative writing, and now works as a literary editor. A nominee for the AWP Award and Pushcart prize, she is recipient of a College Prize from the Academy of American Pots, Literary Award from Antietam, and Fugue poetry award selected by Mark Doty.
Pamela's work is in Massachusetts Review, Midwest Quarterly, Pivot, Poetry Northwest, Shenandoah, online
at Connotation Press, Notable Kansas Poets, 200 New Mexico Poems, in many anthologies. Her poem "Zipper Trip," often taught in gender studies classes, is referenced at EBSCO, Jsore, and Humanities Index.