Award-winning Poems

Little Weed

A Last Visit

The Moth

Hands Coffee Computer


Collections and Anthologies

Slow as a Poem

A collection of poems published by Ibbetson Street Press in 2002.

Round Island River

A self-published collection of poetry for lovers of the 1000 Islands, New York

Out of the Blue

Poetry and prose from the Out of the Blue Art Gallery (Crooked River Press, 2003).


A literary journal based in the Boston area, featuring poetry and short fiction.

Ibbetson Street #40

Ibbetson Street #37

Ibbetson Street #23


In poem after poem, Conte’s work is lucid, serious, yet deliciously surreptitious in giving out its wisdoms.

—Luther Tyler
Wellesley College


All the poems ultimately provide what Ms. Conte seeks:  a harmony with what is.

—Robert K. Johnson
Suffolk University


Linda Haviland Conte takes us through the seasons with a careful eye, clear narrative voice and a fine attention to the telling detail …

—Susan Donnelly
author of Transit