DeMisty D. Bellinger
DeMisty D. Bellinger has an MFA in creative writing from
Southampton College and a PhD in English from the University of
Nebraska. She teaches creative writing at Fitchburg State University in
Massachusetts. She serves as poetry editor at Porcupine Literary and
Malarkey Books. DeMisty's writing has appeared in many journals and
anthologies, including The Rumpus and The Best Small Fictions: 2019. She is the author of the chapbook of poems Rubbing Elbows and a full-length
poetry collection, Peculiar Heritage.
Books by DeMisty D. Bellinger
New to Liberty
A novel told in three parts, New to Liberty showcases the growth and strength of three unforgettable women as they evolve in a society that refuses to. In lustrous prose, DeMisty Bellinger brings the quiet, but treacherous landscape to life, offering a snapshot of mid-century America and keeping readers guessing until the end as to how these three women are connected.