Lynne Thompson ’72’s Poem “Warbler” Published in Ploughshares

Close-up portrait of short-haired black woman in sleeveless blue blouse

Board of Trustees President Lynne Thompson ’72’s poem “Warbler” was published in the Winter 2019-20 issue of the literary journal Ploughshares. Thompson, whose Board term began in 2018, is the author of the poetry collections Fretwork (2019), Jezebels on the Loose (2015), Start With a Small Guitar (2013), and Beg No Pardon (2007). She was also appointed the Scripps College Lois Langland Alumna-in-Residence in 2003.