Virginia Coulston Gillispie-Friedman, American poet, writer, nurse. Recipient Editor's Choice award The National Library Poetry, Owing Mills, Maryland, 1995, 96, 3rd place award, 1996, 1st place award Lavender Life Magazine, New York, 1996.
Gillispie-Friedman, Virginia Coulston was born on March 28, 1966 in Chicago, Illinois, United States. Daughter of Robert Livingston Johnston Gillispie III and Judith Irene Friedman.
Student, Smith College, Northampton, Massachusetts, 1986. Bachelor, University California, Santa Cruz, 1990. Postgraduate School Nursing, University Colorado, 1994.
Poet, writer short fiction, Denver, since 1980.
Contributor poetry and fiction to various publications.
Active Public Broadcasting Service, Colorado Women's Lobby, Station KUVO, Denver. Member National Gerontological Nurses Association, Smith College Alumnae Association, University California Alumnae Association.