Awards and Publications

2019 Pushcart Prize Nominee

2018 Mark Ritzenhein New Author Award

2018 Wergle Flomp Humor Poetry Finalist

2017 Brittany Noakes Award Semi-Finalist

Isabella J. Mansfield has been featured by the following publications:

Bitchin' Kitsch/All My Relations - 2021

East Jasmine Review - Tell Me More Anthology (2020)

Liminality - Winter Issue (2020)

Capsule Stories - Summer Edition (2019), Spring Edition (2020), Isolation Edition (2020), Winter Edition: Bare Bones (2020)

And So Yeah - Issue #6

Augie's Bookshelf - And We All Breathe The Same Air (2019)

Rebel Mountain Press - Disabled Voices Anthology (2020)

Sad Girl Review - Handwritten Issue (2018), Failure Issue (2019), Crush Issue (2019), Collections & Lists Issue (2020), Muse, Heroine and Fangirl Issue (2021)

The Wild Word - Family Issue (2018), Desire Issue (2019)

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Isabella J Mansfield writes about the many faces of anxiety, body image, intimacy, and the human condition. 


Most notably, Mansfield has performed at The Oberon Theatre, Cambridge, MA, Nambucca London, U.K., and at various readings and open mics across the US. Her poems have been featured by The Wild Word, Sad Girl Review, Liminality, as well as in publications by Capsule Stories, East Jasmine Review,  Augie’s Bookshelf and Rebel Mountain Press. In 2017, she was a Brittany Noakes Award semi-finalist. She won the 2018 Mark Ritzenhein New Author Award. Finishing Line Press published her Pushcart Prize nominated chapbook, The Hollows of Bone, in 2019. She lives in Howell, MI with her family.