JoAnne Preiser lives,
writes and teaches in Massachusetts. She received a MA from the University of
Massachusetts where she worked with Martha Collins. More recently JoAnne worked
with Brookline poet and teacher, Judith Steinbergh, and with Barbara Helfgott
Hyett of Poems Works in Boston.
As a high school Englishteacher JoAnne has been instrumental in bringing poetry into the school system.
She created a Poetry Workshop class for juniors and seniors and has brought a
number of poets to her school.
Publications include: Penwood Review, IRIS and Pyramid Magazine.
She received an Honorable Mention from the Friends of Acadia Journal, and
won third place in The Ledge’s 2006 poetry competition and first place
in the 2005 Inkwell poetry competition.
The newest member of FineLine Poets, JoAnne is happy to work with such talented and dedicated poets.