MFA Alum Update: Jeannette Drake

drake_j.jpgMFA alum Jeannette Drake’s recent poetry publications include “Victory Garden” in Tough Times Companion, Volume 3 published by the Virginia Foundation for the Humanities, and “Cakewalk” and “Welcome to the New World,” in ChickenBones: A Journal.
Drake has also recently published an e-book, Promise: Inspirational Fantasies at She is completing a writing residency with fourth graders at Swansboro Elementary School under a Partners in the Arts Grant sponsored by the University of Richmond School of Continuing Studies.