Photo by Terri Clark Photography.
Carter directs the English
Education program at Western Carolina University. She
teaches education, writing,
and literature courses,
and publishes and researches in poetry, American literature,
and English Education.
information about English education, classes, teaching resources,
or background, please
check the links in the sidebar and below.
second full-length book of poems, The Swamp Monster at Home,
is now available from LSU
Press. Yes, you can buy it from
any of the big online bookstores, like Amazon,
but it'd be even better if you patronized an INDEPENDENT bookstore,
like our own City
"Your guide speaks earthquake..." --Sarah Lindsay
"I admire everything about this book. Everything." --Fred Chappell
"Carter shows us the world anew..." --Ron Rash
"...utterly unique--wry and quiet and
carrying a velvet sledgehammer..."---Thomas
Lux on The Memory of Gills