"This brave, loving weaving
is singing our lives back,
and women are ready . . . "
— "Amulet for Brave Women"
"In the center of the new flowers,
a darker wing of fire
points you like a flower. "
— "Summer Solstice Chant"
Award-winning poet and writer Annie Finch is the author of seven volumes of poetry, including Spells, The Poetry Witch Little Book of Spells and the epic poem on abortion, Among the Goddesses. Other works include verse drama, collaborations, anthologies including Villanelles and Choice Words: Writers on Abortion, and the writing guide A Poet's Craft. Annie's poems have appeared onstage at Carnegie Hall and in Poetry, The Paris Review, The New York Times, and The Penguin Book of Twentieth-Century American Poetry.
Annie earned her Ph.D from Stanford and has lectured at Berkeley, Harvard, and Oxford. She is the Founding Director of Poetry Witch Community, where she teaches poetry, meter, scansion, and The Magic of Rhythmically Writing.
“A journey like no other.”
"Annie's Performance Was a Journey Like no Other."
“Annie Finch’s Poetry is a Pure Tone that Calls Us Home.”
"Annie Finch's Poetry is a Pure Tone that Calls Us Home."
“This Woman is Worth Her Weight in Gold.”
"This Woman is Worth Her Weight in Gold."
“Your Readings Are Magical!”
"Your Readings Are Magical!"