Biography of Suzanne Rancourt
Suzanne Rancourt is a Native American poet and veteran of both the United States Marine Corps and the United States Army. She was born and raised in west central Maine and is an elder of the Abenaki Bear Clan. She has written a collection of poetry called Billboard in the Clouds, which won the Native Writers' Circle of the Americas First Book Award in 2001, and some of her other work also appears in The Journal of Military Experience Volume II. Her work has also been published in the literary journals Callaloo and The Cimarron Review, as well as many other anthologies.