Poetry and Anthologies

Publications Traci Sorell has contributed work to:

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Thanku: Poems of Gratitude

I contributed a cinquain poem to this anthology expressing my gratitude for being a first-generation college graduate.

Carol Hinz at Lerner/Millbrook has bought Thanku: Poems of Gratitude, edited by Miranda Paul and illustrated by Marlena Myles in her picture book debut. The anthology explores themes of thankfulness and gratitude through poems written by contributors including Joseph Bruchac, Margarita Engle, Cynthia Leitich Smith, Naomi Shihab Nye, Charles Waters, and Jane Yolen. Publication is planned for fall 2019; Karen Grencik at Red Fox Literary represented the author, and the illustrator represented herself in the deal for world rights.



Great Morning! Poems for School Leaders to Read Aloud

(Pomelo Books, 2018)

50+poets wrote 75 poems that support a school culture of kindness, safety, respect & gratitude! 

I contributed a free verse poem about gratitude for the school library in this anthology.