Kathleen M. Conley
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Kathleen M. Conley was born and raised in Brooklyn, New York. She served two tours as a Navy nurse in Vietnam and worked as a Mental Health Crisis Counselor for many years before becoming disabled with back problems.
Ms. Conley has been writing poetry for many years. She won a poetry scholarship from Hartnell College in Salinas, Calif. and has been published in numerous publications in the US and Great Britain. She also gave poetry readings of her work while she lived in California.
"As I no longer work, I am able to devote much of my time reading and writing poetry, my one great passion in life!"
Ms. Conley lives in Cottonwood, Ariz., with her fiancée Christopher. She has two sons, John and Christopher, and a grandson, Robert.
Winning Entry: Killing a Gathering of Cells, Saving Angel
Contest Won: War Poetry Contest 2002, Finalist