creative web design studio

I'm running the manuscript workshop for Peter, and I look forward to helping you create and organize your book.  Check for details in September.

Poetry Chapbook and Book Workshops


Lois Marie Harrod is the author of 16 books. Her most recent collection Nightmares of the Minor Poet appears in May 2016 and her chapbook And She Took the Heart was published in January. Fragments from the Biography of Nemesis (Cherry Grove Press) and the chapbook How Marlene Mae Longs for Truth (Dancing Girl Press) were released in 2013. The Only Is won the 2012 Tennessee Chapbook Contest (Poems & Plays), and Brief Term, a collection of poems about teachers and teaching was published by Black Buzzard Press, 2011. Cosmogony won the 2010 Hazel Lipa Chapbook (Iowa State). Lois is widely published in literary journals and online ezines from American Poetry Review to Zone 3. She teaches Creative Writing at The College of New Jersey. To read some of her work, visit

Join me at Peter Murphy's Winter Prose & Poetry Getaway

January 12-15, 2018
Seaview Hotel, Atlantic City area