Danell Jones


Danell Jones’s poetry, fiction, essays, and reviews have appeared in various publications including the Denver Quarterly, Beyond Baroque, Red River Review, Gingko Tree Review, Sow’s Ear Poetry Review, Tonopah Review, and The Virginia Woolf Miscellany. While earning her Ph.D. in English at Columbia University, she received a Whiting Fellowship and Bennett Cerf Award for her work on Virginia Woolf.  She was awarded the Jovanovich Prize for poetry from the University of Colorado and has been a finalist for the Breadloaf Poetry Prize and the PEN/Nelson Algren in Fiction. Danell was a former editor for the Advanced Placement Program. She is the author of The Virginia Woolf Writers’ Workshop: Seven Lessons to Inspire Great Writing and Desert Elegy, a finalist for the New Women’s Voices Award from Finishing Line Press.

Contact: danell@bigskywritingworkshops.com


Finalist for the New Women’s Voices Prize. Available now from Finishing Line Press.
Imagine what it might be like if Virginia Woolf were teaching a writers’ workshop. Perched at the podium, Woolf shares her wisdom on a range of matters. Available through Random House.