In addition to her Funny Children’s Poems books series, Leslie C. Halpern also writes poetry for adults that has been included in many national and regional anthologies (a few of which appear below). She’s an active member of the National Federation of State Poetry Societies, Florida State Poets Association, Orlando Area Poets, and Poetry Ensemble of Orlando. Her poetry has received numerous prizes, including The Editor’s Award from the Gwendolyn Brooks Writers Association.
- Other Orlandos
- Looking Life in the Eye
- Anthology Thirty-Two: Florida State Poets Association
- Love and Other Passions
- A Poet’s Haggadah: Passover Through the Eyes of Poets
- Poetry to Feed the Spirit
Poets and short story writers from the Orlando, Florida, area write about people, places, and things named Orlando other than “The City Beautiful” where they live.
Poets fearlessly examine what’s important to them in life.
A collection of first-place winners from the annual poetry contest and selected submissions from poets around the state.
Poets express ideas that are on their minds and in their hearts.
A poetic take on the rituals of Passover for a non-traditional holiday celebration.
An anthology that dares to look a little deeper at humanity’s strengths and weaknesses.
All books available at Amazon.com by clicking the above links.