Renée M. Sgroi, PhD, is a poet and novelist whose work continues to garner attention. In 2019, her unpublished novel was shortlisted for the Guernica Prize, and two of her poetry chapbooks were also shortlisted for poetry awards. Her poetry has appeared in The Prairie Journal, Prairie Fire, The Banister, Fresh Voices, Verse Afire, as well as poetry anthologies published by Beret Days Press. In 2018, Renée edited the poetry anthology, Written Tenfold (Poetry Friendly Press). She is an Associate Member of the League of Canadian Poets and a member of The Ontario Poetry Society, as well as the President of the Brooklin Poetry Society.
Renée blogs about the craft of writing at reneemsgroi.com, and you can tweet her @ReneeMSgroi and find her on Instagram @renee_m_sgroi.
- August on her hands
- Birth Scar
- Drift (after Souster’s “The Six Quart Basket”)
- For the Taken
- In Queen’s Park
- Maritime sketches
- Placental Paean
- To a poet in old Havana
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