Susie Spikol ‘ 94

Animal Adventurers Guide Book JacketSusie Spikol ‘ 94 (Antioch New England, ES) published her first book for kids called The Animal Adventurer’s Guide, How to Prowl for an Owl, Make Snail Slime and Catch a Frog Bare-Handed, published by Roost Books, is available in stores this September. For almost 30 years Susie has been a naturalist with the Harris Center for Conservation Education in Hancock, NH and much of her book is based on her experiences with children through the Harris Center.

“So much of what is in this book developed from my time at Antioch studying with Meade Cadot, Rick van de Poll, David Sobel, and Cindy Thomashow,” said Spikol. “I’m forever grateful for learning from such passionate advocates for nature.”

To read more about Susie, her work and her writing visit her website at

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Gwynne Garfinkle ‘06

Gwynne Garfinkle’s ‘06 (Antioch Los Angeles, MFA) poem “a homecoming, a leave-taking” appears in Musings of the Muses (Brigids Gate Press.)

Angela M. Brommel ‘09

Angela M. Brommel ‘09 (Antioch Los Angeles, MFA) has been named Clark County Poet Laureate for the 2022-2024 term.

Robert Morgan Fisher ‘14

Robert Morgan Fisher’s ‘14 (Antioch Los Angeles, MFA) unpublished short story “Extremity” is a Finalist for The Missouri Review’s Perkoff Prize.

Tanya Ko Hong ‘13

Tanya Ko Hong’s ‘13 (Antioch Los Angeles, MFA) poem “Waiting” was read by Los Angeles Poet Laureate Lynne Thompson on the Poems on Air Podcast.

Tanya Ko Hong ‘13

Tanya Ko Hong’s ‘13 (Antioch Los Angeles, MFA) translation “Thinking About Parents” was published in Defunct.

Tanya Ko Hong ‘13

Tanya Ko Hong ‘13 (Antioch Los Angeles, MFA) was the winner of the Dritëro Agolli award, at the  International Korçare Poetry Festival.

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