Nancy Bryan is a writer, teacher and poet. Her collection of poems, The Blue Lantern, appeared in 2017. Her poems and artwork have been published in Calyx, Poetry Daily, Ruminate, The Cortland Review, among other journals. Nancy is a graduate of Vermont College of Fine Arts (MFA) and Bank Street College of Education (MS). She teaches creative writing at her local community college and in the community at large. Nancy lives in Fair Haven, N.J., and offers private mentorship from her home.