Rosa Lane's poetry
reminds us why,
at a certain time
in our lives, we've
had enough of innocence....
Her voice is mature and intimate, the boldness of insight always subsumed by an extraordinary empathy for her demons.
Publisher and Editor in Chief, Tupelo Press
**Chouteau's Chalk, Rosa's 2nd Book-Length Collection, Wins the 2017 Georgia Poetry Prize**
& "Lane, the Long Meadow" 1st Place Winner, 2018 William Matthews Poetry Prize, Selected by Alfred Corn