Sally Buckner has taught at every level from kindergarten through graduate school and recently retired after twenty-eight years on the faculty at Peace College. A former journalist, she has published poetry, plays, non-fiction and short stories in many journals and anthologies. In 1991 she was the editor of Our Words, Our Ways, an anthology of literature designed to accompany eighth grade studies of state history. Her first collection of poems, Strawberry Harvest, was published by St. Andrews Press in 1996. In 1999 she was the editor of Word and Witness: 100 Years of NC Poetry, published under the auspices of the NC Poetry Society by Carolina Academic Press.
Sally Buckner Kathryn Stripling Byer Ryan G. Van Cleave Lyn Lifshin Bill Knott Marilyn Kallet Keith Flynn Janice Moore Fuller Hungarian Gaylord Brewer Phebe Davidson Ron Rash Emmanuel Moses Jonathan Greene Robert Creeley Rene Char Jack Hirschman Newton Smith Marilyn Hacker Jonathan Williams Al Maginnes Thomas P. Feeny Stella Vinitchi Radulescu Spanish Patricia Smith Essay Emöke Z. B’Racz Gearóid Mac Lochlainn Simon Perchik Robert Bly Thomas Rain Crowe Luke Hankins Patrick Bizzaro Dede Wilson Review Jeffery Beam Lee Ann Brown J. W. Bonner Michael Harper Welsh William Matthews Eugenio Montale R. T. Smith Quincy Troupe Russian