Lylanne Musselman is an award winning poet, artist, and playwright.
She is the arts blogger for Wheresthecat.com, and she also blogs at Writing Prompt Pit Stop. She is an occasional correspondent on WFHB radio's BloomingOUT, with her feature "L" WordS. Lylanne's poems have been published or are forthcoming in Wilderness Review Literary Journal, Umbrella, PANK, New Verses News, Tipton Poetry Journal, Art & Poems, Thread, Flying Island, Bird's Eye reView, The Prose Poem Project, many Outrider Press Anthologies, among others. She was a winner of the Eli Jenkin's Five & Country Senses Poetry Competition in September 2009, and she was runner-up in Indy's Masterpiece in a Day in 2005 & 2006, and won 3rd place in 2008.
Lylanne teaches Comp I and Comp II at Washtenaw Community College in Ann Arbor, MI, and Comp II at Eastern Michigan University in Ypsilanti, MI. She teaches online Comp, Argument, American Lit, Intro to Poetry, and Creative Writing for Ivy Tech Community College, Indianapolis, IN., Lylanne also instructs Creative Writing courses for the Lifelong Learning Center at Terra State Community College, Fremont, OH.
Clyde Library: Feb. 28th, noon - 2:30 PM
The 577 Foundation: Mar. 1, 2-4 PM
Mar. 15, 2-4 PM
Lylanne has been a Board Member of the Tall Grass Writers Guild, Chicago, IL, since 2001, and she served as an elected Executive Board Member of The Society of the Study of Midwestern Literature, 2011-2014.
Lylanne's chapbook, WINGED GRAFFITI, was published in August 2011 by Finishing Line Press. Be sure to check back here to see scheduled readings and book signings.
Prickly Beer & Purple Panties - her chapbook - is available by ordering your copies direct, or by visiting one of the following stores:
Bookmama's - Indianapolis, Indiana
Boxcar Books - Bloomington, Indiana
A Room of One's Own - Madison, Wisconsin
Rainbow Bookstore - Madison, Wisconsin
People Called Women Bookstore - Toledo, Ohio