Nine times nominated for The Pushcart Prize, Carla Martin-Wood is the author of the recently released Into the Windfall Light from The Pink Petticoat Press. She is also the author of Flight Risk & Other Poems, How we are loved, Songs from the Web [encore],and One flew east, all from Fortunate Childe Publications.
She has authored seven chapbooks: Songs from the Web (Bitter Wine Press); Garden of Regret and Redheaded Stepchild (both Pudding House Chapbook Series); Feed Sack Majesty, HerStory, and The Last Magick and Other Poems (all Fortunate Childe Publications); and Absinthe & Valentines (Flutter Press).
A copy of Carla's chapbook, Garden of Regret, resides in the Special Collections & University Archives at Stanford University, contributed by Yevgeny Yevtushenko. Carla's poems have appeared in a plethora of journals and numerous anthologies in the US, England, and Ireland since 1978.
Carla is Copy Director of an advertising agency. She has three magnificent granddaughters: Sarah, Erica, and Caeli Grace, in order of appearance. Carla was nominated for Best of the Net 2010 and 2011, and is listed in the Poets & Writers Directory at www.pw.org.