Beverly M. Collins
Beverly M. Collins; author of the books, Quiet Observations: Diary Thought; Whimsy and Rhyme; and Mud in Magic, one of three prize winners for California State Poetry Society 2012 yearly competition. Her work has appeared in Poetry Speaks! Year of Great Poems and Poets (Calendar), California Quarterly, The Journal of M odern Poetry, Altadena Poetry Review and many other publications. In 2015, Beverly M. was nominated for the Pushcart Prize and Best Independent American Poetry for her work that appears in Rubicon: Words & Art Inspired by Oscar Wilde’s De Profundis. Collins was born in Delaware, raised in New Jersey.