Artist, writer. Born– February 1, 1940, Greenville. Parents– Stirling and Edwina (Whiddon) Hamilton. Married– Andy Strickland, February 13, 1960. Children– Two. Married– Glenn Carmichael, May 3, 1975. Education– Graduated from high school in Staunton, Virginia; University of Alabama, B.A., 1963; graduate work at the University of Alabama in Birmingham. Self-employed writer, painter and publisher. Published several poetry collections written by Alabama poets; staged an annual poetry contest, The Kudzu Competition; had several art showings of her paintings, at the Art Expo at the Jacob Javits Center in New York City and at galleries in various locales. Some works were published in Aura, the University of Alabama at Birmingham arts magazine, and in Contemporary Literature in Birmingham.  Received the Silver Bowl Award for Literature at the Birmingham Festival of the Arts, 1985.


Peyton Carmichael, Birmingham.


The Donkey of Tarsus.  Pelican, 2010.

The Donkey’s Easter Tale.  Pelican, 2008.

The Donkeys’ Tales.  Pelican, 2008.

The Moonpeelers. Birmingham, Ala.; Minerva Press, 1973.