Alice Teeter’s fifth book of poetry, Mountain Mother Poems, was published by Finishing Line Press in 2017. She has taught beginning and intermediate poetry writing at Emory University and is an associate editor for Calamaro in Atlanta. Teeter is a member the Atlanta Women’s Poetry Collective. With Lesly Fredman, she leads Improvoetry Workshops, combining writing with theatrical improvisation to create work and enhance its performance. Teeter studied poetry with Peter Meinke at Eckerd College in St. Petersburg, Florida, and currently resides in Pine Lake.