Guggenheim Fellowship receiver whose poetic functions are the Ego as well as the Centaur, THE PET Hotel, as well as the Monument Rose. Her 1964 function, Nation Without Maps, received a Country wide Reserve Award nomination. She resided in Europe for quite some time as an American expatriate. She trained at Smith University and Queens University. She acquired many romantic interactions with both male and feminine writers. Her fans included Delmore Schwartz and Josephine Herbst. Her function was extremely praised by fellow poet and one-time fan Stanley Kunitz.