Celeste Doaks

Celeste Doaks

Writer

Poet and journalist celeste doaks is the author of Cornrows and Cornfields, and editor of the poetry anthology Not Without Our Laughter. Her chapbook, American Herstory was the first-place winner in Backbone Press’s 2018 chapbook contest; it contains poems about Michelle Obama. Her work has appeared in multiple online and print publications including The Rumpus, The Millions, Huffington Post, Chicago Quarterly Review, and Asheville Poetry Review among others. Currently, she teaches creative writing at University of Delaware.

Stories by Celeste Doaks

Safia Elhillo’s Home Is Not a Country is more than a book, it’s a complex adventure, perfect for restless Aries.

A spiritual, emotional, Piscean exploration of home

Returning to the beginning, in order to perhaps understand the future, is not easy.

Aquarian egalitarianism and designing public spaces

Design With Love is a collaboration by Katie Swenson, the director of the Enterprise Frederick P. Rose Architectural Fellowship, and Harry Connolly, a Baltimore-based photographer

The challenges of ladder-climbing and Capricorn ambition

Darren is definitely intrigued by the loads of money he could make as a salesperson at Sumwun, but there is more to it.