"Modest and unpretentious...Whether she is describing her forebears, her children, or the life
of her beloved Virginia Woolf, her ear is perfect, impeccable, full of lyric music."
        ---Ruth Whitman

Biographical Information
A Letter to Young Writers
Honors and Praise
Residency Schedule
Quotes from George Ella
The Poetry and Prose of George Ella Lyon 
Children's Poetry Contest
Denise Giardinia (2002 WIR)
Marilou Awiakta (2000 WIR)
Sharyn McCrumb (1999 WIR)

George Ella Lyon webpage and graphics designed by Sarah Alouf.  Updated July 18, 2001.