Sherri Felt Dratfield
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Sherri graduated Phi Beta Kappa from Goucher College with majors in drama and English (concentration in poetry writing), received an MFA in Acting from the University of Denver and a JD, Order of the Coif, from NYU. Sherri has worked as a union actor, a theater producer, and an attorney specializing in intellectual property and First Amendment law, all the while continuing to write poetry in traditional and non-metric forms. She spends two months each year in Venice, Italy and Cephalonia, Greece. She lives, with her husband Simon and their two wheaten terriers, in the West Village of Manhattan. Her two children, Mara and Noah, live close by.
Winning Entry: Time Pieces Restored
Contest Won: Margaret Reid Poetry Contest for Traditional Verse 2011, Second Prize