JL HUFFMAN is a former LPN, who continued her medical education and is now a retired Trauma Surgeon/ICU doctor. She is a prior medical editor of Northeast Florida Medicine, is published in the surgical literature [publish or perish], and has won local, state, and national poetry contests.
She is the author of Almanac: The Four Seasons, and is published in three poetry compendiums of the Mad Poets Society [Philadelphia] and six poetry collections of the Moonstone Arts Center [Philadelphia]. In addition, you can find her work in the anthology Being A Woman Surgeon: Sixty Women Share Their Stories and High Country Headwaters III an anthology by the High Country Writers of Boone, NC.
She lives a full life as an avid world traveler [she looks forward to resuming her travels after COVID abates] and gardener. The author is exercising her muse and writing in diverse genres: poetry, memoir and fiction.
Recently she has been concentrating on writing haiku.
[See the publications page for her updated publications]