Wyoming Arts Council


Anne Marie (She | Her) of Hoback Junction, Wyoming is a queer poet, playwright, and storyteller navigating the world with a chronic illness.

In 2019, her plays Miss Snicklefritz’ Murder Mystery and The Door were blindly selected for The Wrights of Wyoming statewide play festival. Her absurdist comedy The Leaf Whisperer was selected for Wrights of Wyoming in 2020. The Door was selected for publication by The Progenitor Art & Literary Journal, 2020. Her play Strangers; or Les Inconnus was selected for publication by Masque & Spectacle, 2020. Wyoming Writers, Inc. awarded her the 2020 Milestone Award for her achievements in playwriting.

An avid storyteller, she performed in and won several Cabin Fever Story Slams and was selected by The Moth to perform in a "Main Stage" event in Jackson Hole, Wyoming in 2019.

Anne Marie's poems have appeared or will appear in Brain Mill Press, Changing Womxn Collective, Coastal Shelf, In Parentheses, Lucky Jefferson, Meniscus Journal, Muddy River Poetry Review, Other Worldly Women’s Press, Poets’ Choice, Passengers Journal, Wingless Dreamer, Soliloquies Anthology, Unlimited Literature, Variant Literature, and The Voices Project. She was selected as a 2020 Brain Mill Press National Poetry Month Editors' Pick poet, a 2020 Passengers Journal Workshop participant, and a student in the 2020-2021 Community Literature Initiative.

She earned the Rising Star award presented by the Jackson Hole Chamber of Commerce for her commitment to community service both professionally and personally.