2007 Gatewood Prize Finalists Karen Leona Anderson and Sandra Simonds have found publishers for their manuscripts! Anderson's manuscript, Punish Honey, got picked up by Carolina Wren Press while Simonds' manuscript, Warasw Bikini, found its way over to Bloof Books.
Karen Leona Anderson received her MFA from the University of Iowa’s Writers’ Workshop and her MA from Victoria University in Wellington, New Zealand. She has had work published in jubilat, Verse, ecopoetics, Indiana Review, The New Republic, Fence, Volt, Colorado Review, and other journals. She is currently revising her dissertation on poetry and science in Ithaca, New York.