Betsy Woods

Betsy Woods is an award-winning author and teacher. Her novel, Strong Moon Tonight, is forthcoming in 2023 from TouchPoint Press. Her work has appeared in The Louisville Review, The New Orleans Review, The Trunk, Alive Now, Literally Stories, The Times-Picayune, ACRES USA, Sophisticated Woman, Citizen’s Together, The Burningword Literary Journal, The Children’s Literature Association, and others.

Betsy is the editor of Cornerstone of The Louisville Review and the founder of One Woods Press, editorial. She has an MFA in writing from Spalding University. She grew up on the shores of Lake Pontchartrain and the edge of Doubloon Bayou where she listened to alligators bark. She shares a rooted heritage with the wetlands. They intermingle in her, like lily pad roots.

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