Poem in Fall Lines &
Saluda River Poetry Prize Finalist
Leah’s poem, “Old farmhouse: The living room,” about the living room and its contents in her childhood home, was published in the 2016 print issue of Fall Lines. The issue is available in and around Columbia, South Carolina, and can be found at Tapp’s Arts Center. The published poem was a Finalist in the Saluda River Prize for Poetry, chosen by South Carolina Poet Laureate Marjory Wentworth, and selected for the issue by Columbia Poet Laureate Dr. Ed Madden. Fall Lines is a literary project of Jasper magazine, Richland Library, One Columbia, and University of South Carolina Press; and the poem is part of Leah’s forthcoming poetry collection about her Midwestern childhood home, Reverse Migration: not coming home.