Cheryl Merrill

Cheryl Merrill lives and works in Port Townsend, Wash. Her publications include poems in Paintbrush, Northwest Review, Willow Springs and others; poems anthologized in “A Gift of Tongues: 25 Years of Poetry from Copper Canyon Press”; a chapbook of poems, “Cheat Grass” from Copper Canyon Press in 1975; more recent publications from a photo-essay series about elephants in Iron Horse Literary Review and in The Drexel Online Journal; and excerpts from her book about elephants, “Shades of Gray,” in Fourth Genre, Pilgrimage, Brevity and Isotope.