South Carolina Connection
Marjory Wentworth lives near Charleston and is the current South Carolina's Poet Laureate.
Born in Lynn, Massachusetts Marjory Wentworth grew up in nearby Swanpscott a seaside community north of Boston.. She was educated at Mt. Holyoke College, Oxford University, and New York University. Her poems have appeared in numerous books and magazines, including Point, Skirt and Brightleaf magazine. Most recently, her poems have been published with Mary Edna Fraser's art in a book of poetry and monotype prints called What the Water Gives Me.