Janice Canerdy

Janice Canerdy is a retired high-school English teacher from Potts Camp, Mississippi, who has been writing poems for decades. She especially enjoys rhymed, metered poetry and mourns its near-demise in some circles.

Her poems and prose writings have appeared in several publications, including Lighten Up Online, Wild Violet, Light Quarterly, The Road Not Taken, Lyric, Parody, Bitterroot, Society of Classical Poets Journal, Westward Quarterly, Better Than Starbucks, Indiana Voice Journal, Saturday Evening Post and Southern Tablet; and anthologies, including those published by the Mississippi Poetry Society, the National Federation of State Poetry Societies, Whispering Angel Books, and Quill Books. Her first book, Expressions of Faith (Christian Faith Publishing), was published in December 2016.