Jarnot is the author of four collections of poetry, including Black Dog Songs (2003) and Night Scenes (2008), and many chapbooks. She co-edited the anthology An Anthology of New (American) Poets (1997), and her biography of San Francisco poet Robert Duncan, The Ambassador from Venus, was published by the University of California Press in 2012. Joie De Vivre: Selected Poems 1992-2012 will be published by City Lights in 2013. She lives in Jackson Heights, Queens, where she works as a freelance gardener.
In Janurary 2013, Jarnot was a featured writer for Harriet.
Poems By LISA JARNOT
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How Terrific It Is
To hear Poetry Foundation featured blogger Lisa Jarnot discuss her poems...
A Wild Solitude Revealed
Lisa Jarnot discusses the poetry of Robert Duncan.
- Poem Beginning with a Line by Frank Lima
Animated poem read by the poet.