Jeannie McKeown

Jeannie Wallace McKeown lives in Grahamstown, and works full-time at Rhodes University in support services. She has an MA in Creative Writing from Rhodes, and has had poems published in New Coin, New Contrast, Stanzas, Poetry Potion, Aerodrome and various other literary journals. Her work appears in the anthologies Voices of This Land 2nd Edition, For Rhino in a Shrinking World, the EU Sol Plaatjie collections VII, VIII and IX, and on the AVBOB Poetry website. She is a mother of two teenagers, has just the perfect number of cats, and a dog who wasn’t planned but is now an integral part of the family.