Carolyn Srygley-Moore was born in York, Pennsylvania. She graduated, with awards, from the Johns Hopkins University in Baltimore. She has been published by numerous reviews and anthologies. Most recently her work has appeared in Bone Orchard Poetry, Up the Staircase and Thus Spoke the Earth, a Haitian anthology. She is also a poet activist with, real.stories.gallery.com. Carolyn has been nominated for the Pushcart and Best of the Web. She lives in Upstate New York with her husband and daughter.