Carolyn Elizabeth Oxley lives in Longmont, Colorado in view of the Rocky Mountain foothills. She is a freelance writer for the Boulder Weekly and meets regularly with local poets at a historic area restaurant. She studied literature at Georgetown University and counts herself lucky to have attended poetry workshops at Aspen Summer Words and Lighthouse Writers in Denver. Carolyn lives with her husband, daughter, three canine children, and a cat named Posy. She can be reached at carolynoxley.com.