Jane C. Elkin is the author of World Class: Poems Inspired by the ESL Classroom, and a graduate of Bates College, Southern Connecticut State University, and the Defense Language Institute. Founder of The Broadneck Writers’ Workshop, her work has been recognized by Poetry Matters, The Poetry Society of New Hampshire, the Maryland Writers’ Association,and Third Wednesday Literary Journaland published in such journals as Kansas City Voices, Kestrel, Steam Ticket, Off the Coast, Empiricaland anthologies by Ducts, the Harvard Bookstore, The Maryland Writers’ Association and River Run Books.When she isn’t singing or reviewing plays, she teaches English as a Second Language at Anne Arundel Community College. Originally from coastal New Hampshire and Maine, she has called Maryland home for twenty years.
Visit Jane’s webpage at http://www.broadneckwritersworkshop.com/jane-c-elkin.htmlhtml
Poem Title: Give and Take