Fitzpatrick Simmons, Janice

Janice Fitzpatrick Simmons
Janice Fitzpatrick Simmons. Image salmonpoetry.com

Janice Fitzpatrick Simmons was born in Boston in 1954.

Her collections are Leaving America (Lapwing, 1992); Settler (Cliffs of Moher, Co Clare, Salmon Publishing, 1995); Starting at Purgatory (Salmon Publishing, 1999); The Bowspirit (Belfast, Lagan Press, 2005); and Saint Michael in Peril of the Sea (Salmon Poetry, 2009).

A former Assistant Director of The Robert Frost Place in New Hampshire, with James Simmons she was co-founder and Director of The Poets’ House/Teach na hÉigse, most latterly located in Falcarragh, County Donegal.

She lives in Donegal.


Janice Fitzpatrick Simmons at Salmon Poetry

Janice Fitzpatrick Simmons at The National Library of Ireland

Janice Fitzpatrick-Simmons reading at the White House, Limerick
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