Cher Ferroggiaro Du Bois Member Since May 2009 Artist Statement I am an Italian brat born in northern California and have been published in a variety of poetry, photography and art journals, both online and in print.
I am married to a wonderful man - Stefan du Bois of Emerging Magazine. We own 3 businesses and enjoy life to its fullest.
I am the Assistant Editor for The IBPC, Chief Photography Editor for Surface, and the board owner of The Versifier Online Poetry and Art Forum.
I am the author of 3 poetry books, including, "Scenes From the Station" available at Foothills Publishing.
Some magazine publications of my work include: Quercus Review, Pearl, Confused Muse, Poetry Super Highway, The Beat, Poetry Canada, 63 Channels, Antipatico, Stirring, A Little Poetry, Thunder Sandwich, Spent Meat, Underground Voices, Zygote in My Coffee, 12 Gauge, The Melic Review, Surface Online, All Things Girl, Erosha, Poems Niendergasse, Haggard and Halloo, Locust, Tamafyhr Mountain Poetry, From East to West, Mannequin Envy, San Francisco, and Babel Magazine.
Some Photography Awards and Accomplishments:
USA101.com 22nd Picture of America Contest First Prize Winner: (Cash Prize $1000.00) - "Insatiable"
USA101.com Picture of America Contest Category Winners:
1) As Colors Unfold II" in the 15th Picture of America Contest (renamed since: "Just the two of us") (Cash Prize $100.00)
2)"And the fog rolled in." in 14th Picture of America Contest (Cash Prize $100.00)
A few book covers, a few more things published elsewhere, a few features and articles, and a few photographs published in Stirring.