Lisbeth White

Writing for an Earth beloved




"Origin of Water"
The Fourth River, Summer Issue 0.11,
July 2021

"Bridge (series)"

Interim: A Journal of Poetry & Poetics, vol 38.1, Poetry Prize Finalist issue, May 2021


Split This Rock, The Quarry, Poem of the Week, March 2021

"American Sycamore," "Hallowing, Or the Black Body Returns"

Yemassee Journal, Monthly Spotlight, November 2020

"Awakening of Stones: An Outline"

Blue Mountain Review, Issue 18, April 2020

"Myth, Seminal," "Fixed"

Apogee Lit, Issue 13, December 2019


Kweli Journal, May 2019

"Victim, Survivor, Immaculate" (excerpt from "Calypso")

The Rumpus, ENOUGH Series, June 2018

"Bay Laurel"

Fire and Rain: Ecopoetry of California, Scarlet Tanager Press, October 2018


Obsidian: Literature and Arts in the African   Diaspora Vol. 44.1, Fall 2018


Nine Winds (or, I am only ever writing about love)

Green Mountain Review Vol. 32.1, April 2021


Blog Posts

 Writings in collaboration with Resonance Network & The Reverb



Announcing Apogee Broadside & Tote Initiative

Apogee Lit, Sept 2020


Episode 042: Healing Power of Poetry with Lisbeth White

Wildish Wise Women, podcast



Lisbeth White (she/they) is a lover of the earth, wanderer of lands, poet,  expressive arts therapist, developmental editor, elemental energy healer, listener, and  ancestor celebrant.

She is certain our collective liberation is intricately tied to ancestral earth wisdom and firmly believes each of us has boundless capacity within to be our own wisest healers.

She has received awards, fellowships, and residencies from VONA, Callaloo, Tin House, Writing By Writers, Corporeal Writing, Bread Loaf Environmental Writer's Conference, The Dickinson House, and Blue Mountain Center.


She is a co-collaborator connecting Black artists and writers with social and healing justice organizations for mutual inspiration and support.



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