Christy MacKaye Barnes
Christy MacKaye Barnes (1909-2002) published her first book of poetry when she was 21. She discovered anthroposophy and took the speech and drama training at the Goetheanum in Dornach, Switzerland where she met and married Henry Barnes. They were married in 1939. For many years she was a high school English teacher at the Rudolf Steiner School in New York. She continued to write and recite poetry until her death.