cheryl pallant (poems)

Cheryl Pallant is an author, poet, dancer, healer, writing and somatics coach, and teacher. She is the author of twelve books, primarily poetry but also memoir and books on embodiment and improvisation. Recently released is Ginseng Tango (memoir), Writing and the Body in Motion: Awakening Voice through Somatic Practice (nonfiction) and Her Body Listening (poetry). She teaches at University of Richmond, leads Writing From the Body workshops around the U.S. and abroad, and provides healing through Reiki and Healing Touch. You can read more about her work at