Sylvia Freeman is a photographer, writer and singer/songwriter for fleur-de-lisa, a women’s acapella quartet who use poetry lyrics in their original music. Her photos can be found in When Women Waken, Dove Tales, Heron’s Nest and the online gallery Fusion Art. Her poetry has been published in When Women Waken, Carolina Woman, The Lake and others. She is the 2018 winner of the annual Randall Jarrell poetry prize fro NCWN. She has a degree in Literature and Art History with a minor in studio art. She lives in Durham, North Carolina.