In Joanna's House
A native Ohioan, Bonnie Jacobson studied theatre at Kent State University and illustration and design at the Cleveland Institute of Art. After pursuing a career as a commercial artist, and raising two daughters, she returned to college at Case Western Reserve University, graduating magna cum laude with a major in English. In 1981 Bits Press published her chapbook On Being Served Apples, and in 1990 her full-length collection Stopping for Time appeared from GreenTower Press. Meanwhile she has served as an editor and illustrator for the Bits Press Light Year series and as president of the Poets’ League of Greater Cleveland. She lives in Beachwood, Ohio.
Cleveland State University Poetry Center
Jacobson, Bonnie, "In Joanna's House" (1998). CSU Poetry Center Books. 163.