Joannie Kervran Stangeland is a poet and editor. Her chapbook Weathered Steps was published in 2002 by Rose Alley Press. A Steady Longing for Flight won the Floating Bridge Press Chapbook Award in 1995. Her work has also appeared in Rattapallax, Fine Madness, Crab Creek Review, and other publications. Joannie lives with her family in Seattle.