DORIS FERLERGER is the author of three volumes of poetry, Big Silences in a Year of Rain, When You Become Snow, and As the Moon Has Breath. Winner of the New Letters Poetry Prize, among others, her work has been published in numerous journals including Cimarron Review, the L.A. Review, and the South Carolina Review. She holds an MFA from Vermont College of Fine Arts and a Ph.D. in psychology from Temple University.
Her winning essay, “Five Full Moons,” was published in Issue No. 11 of the Los Angeles Review.