Lois Jones

Lois P. Jones has work forthcoming in Eyewear, 2RiverView, Pirene’s Fountain, as well as several anthologies including Wide Awake: Poetry of Los Angeles and Beyond (The Pacific Coast Poetry Series) edited by Suzanne Lummis and the Tupelo Press 30 Days Anthology. Some publications include Tupelo Quarterly, Narrative, American Poetry Journal, The Warwick Review, Tiferet and other journals in the U.S. and abroad. Lois’s poems have won honors under judges Kwame Dawes, Fiona Sampson, Ruth Ellen Kocher and others. New Yorker staff writer, Dana Goodyear selected “Ouija” as Poem of the Year in the 2010 competition sponsored by Web del Sol. She is the winner of the 2012 Tiferet Poetry Prize and the 2012 Liakoura Prize and a multiple Pushcart nominee. Lois is Poetry Editor of Kyoto Journal, host of KPFK’s Poets Café (Pacifica Radio) and co-host of Moonday Poetry.

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