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ADVANCING THE ARTS ACROSS MARYLAND

Anne Higgins

Anne Higgins

Artist Work

Reconnaissance
2014
Book
Scattered Showers in a Clear Sky
2007
Book
Vexed Questions
2013
Book
Digging for God
2010
book
Pick It Up and Read
2008
Chapbook
How the Hand Behaves
2009
Chapbook

Artist Information

County
Frederick County
Phone
240-285-8947
Artistic Category

Literary Arts

Artist Bio

~~Anne Higgins teaches at Mount Saint Mary’s University in Emmitsburg Maryland. She is a member of the Daughters of Charity.

She lived 17 years of her adult life in Baltimore City, and has an MLA from the Johns Hopkins University.

 She has had about 100 poems published in a variety of small magazines. Garrison Keillor read her poems “Open-Hearted” and “Cherry Tomatoes” on The Writer’s Almanac  on October 8,2001 and August8,2010, respectively.
Five full-length books and two chapbooks of her poetry have been published: At the Year’s Elbow, Mellen Poetry Press  2000; Scattered Showers in a Clear Sky,  Plain View Press 2007; chapbooks: Pick It Up and Read, Finishing Line Press 2008, How the Hand Behaves, Finishing Line Press 2009, Digging for God,  Wipf and Stock 2010,  Vexed Questions, Aldrich Press 2013, and Reconnaissance, Texture Press, 2014.