Gail Gilliland

The Demon of Longing: Stories

Being A Minor Writer: Poetics/Memoir

The Widows Handbook: Poetry Anthology

Gail Gilliland

Gail Gilliland/by Sonny Miller-WorldWave Pictures

Gail Gilliland's poems and stories have appeared in a number of journals. She has published a story collection, "The Demon of Longing" (Carnegie Mellon University Press) and a poetics/​memoir, "Being A Minor Writer" (University of Iowa Press). Four poems from her ongoing "widow poems" are included in the anthology, "The Widows' Handbook," Jacqueline Lapidus and Lise Menn, eds. (Kent State U. Press). She lives near Boston and receives email through the Authors Guild at readermail@​