Meet Susie Knight
Around the Barn Radio Show Guest
Recorded Saturday, Sept 14, 2013
KHTS 1220 AM
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Former barrel racer, horseback riding instructor, and working ranch cowgirl, Susie Knight, hangs her hat in Conifer, Colorado. She performs cowboy songs and poetry for kids of all ages from classrooms to campfires and from corrals to concert halls. Her original story-like cowboy poetry and western songs capture a woman's perspective on ranch life, rodeo, remudas...and romance. Celebrating 50 years on stage and in the saddle, Susie Knight is…Colorado's own All-Around Cowgirl Entertainer!
Noteworthy accomplishments include:
2014 WMA Female Poet of The Year
- 2012 WMA Cowboy Poetry CD of the Year –"Western Wordsmith"
- 2012 WMA Top 5 Finalist—Female Poet of the Year
- 2013 Winner –Cowboy Idol Poet
A finalist for the WMA's 2012 Female Poet of the Year, Susie Knight's all-original CD, "Western Wordsmith," won the WMA's 2012 Cowboy Poetry CD of the Year Award. In April 2013, she won the Cowboy Idol Poet Contest in Kennewick, Washington.