Connie Williams is a Cum Laude graduate of Texas Womans University with a degree in Piano Performance. She received an M.A. in English Literature from Angelo State University and is the winner of the Texas Creative Writing Teachers award for poetry and the Sigma Tau Delta Poetry Competition first place award.
She has been published in such journals as the Concho River Review, Muse Squared, Moon Crossed, Lubbock Magazine, and The Modern Primitive. Her chapbooks include, Word of a Woman, my mother's bones, Looking for Lilith, and Zelda.
A performance poet, Williams has appeared at the Elmer Kelton Writer's Conference, The Langdon Review, Expressions, Texas Tech University, and coffee houses and venues across Texas. Retired from teaching, she resides in Lamesa, Texas, and is President of the Board of Directors for Forrest Fest, an international annual poetry festival held the last weekend of August.
Ms. Williams may be reached at firstname.lastname@example.org