Donelle Dreese

Donelle Dreese is a Professor of English at Northern Kentucky University where she teaches Environmental and Multicultural Literatures, American Women Poets and writing courses. She is the author of three collections of poetry, Sophrosyne (Aldrich Press), A Wild Turn (Finishing Line) and Looking for A Sunday Afternoon (Pudding House). Donelle is also the author of the Young Adult novella Dragonflies in the Cowburbs (Anaphora Literary), the eco-fiction novel Deep River Burning (WiDo Publishing), and America’s Natural Places: East and Northeast (ABC-CLIO). Her poetry and fiction have appeared in a wide variety of literary journals including Blue Lyra Review, Roanoke Review, Journal of Microliterature, Louisville Review, and ISLE: Interdisciplinary Studies in Literature and Environment.