Rebecca Schumejda recently read at Half Moon Books in Kingston, NY along with Marianna Boncek, Thom Francis, Cheryl A. Rice, Mary Panza, and Mike Jurkovic to celebrate the release of her brand new book, Waiting at the Dead End Diner.
Rebecca Schumejda is the author of Waiting at the Dead End Diner (Bottom Dog Press, 2014), Cadillac Men (NYQ Books, 2012), Falling Forward, a full-length collection of poems (sunnyoutside, 2009), From Seed to Sin (Bottle of Smoke Press, 2011), The Map of Our Garden (verve bath, 2009), Dream Big Work Harder (sunnyoutside press 2006), The Tear Duct of the Storm (Green Bean Press, 2001), and the poem “Logic” on a postcard (sunnyoutside).
She received her MA in Poetics and Creative Writing from San Francisco State University and her BA in English and Creative Writing from SUNY New Paltz. She lives in New York’s Hudson Valley with her husband and daughter.