Cooley was awarded the 2007 Burning Bush Poetry Prize
for "By Littles."
C.S. Cooley is
an English/literature major at the University of South Florida
and a member of the Society of Children's Book Writers and
Illustrators. Her poetry has been featured in Victory
Magazine, and she is the author of Where does the
Love Go?, a journal of comfort for grieving children.
In addition to writing poetry, Cooley is currently working
on several children's books and a self-help book exploring
the philosophy of "being" vs "doing."