Laura Davis

San Francisco, CA 94117

Author's Bio

Laura E. Davis is the author of the Braiding the Storm (Finishing Line Press, 2012). She is the Founding Editor of Weave Magazine and County Coordinator for Poetry Out Loud, a national poetry recitation contest for high school students. Laura also teaches for California Poets in the Schools as well as Poetry Inside Out, a K-12 a bilingual poetry program from the Center for the Art of Translation in San Francisco, where she lives with her partner, Sal.

Publications and Prizes

Chapbook

Braiding the Storm
(Finishing Line Press,
2012)

Journal

The Splinter Generation
The Ante Review
The Meadowland Review
Caper Literary Journal
Coal Hill Review
Glass: A Journal of Poetry
Rougarou
OVS Magazine
Redactions
Diverse Voices Quarterly
Moon Milk Review
Superarrow
Qarrtsiluni
Pear Noir!
The Whistling Fire
Muzzle
A-Minor Magazine
Corium Magazine
Crab Creek Review
Stone Highway Review
Sweet: A Literary Confection
right hand pointing
The Citron Review
sPARKLE & bLINK
iARTistas
Prizes: 
Scholarship Recipient, Napa Valley Writers' Conference, 2013 "Widowing" Winner, 2011 Crab Creek Review Poetry Contest, judged by Dorianne Laux

More Information

Listed as:
Poet
Gives readings? 
Yes
Travels for readings? 
Yes
Identifies as: 
Caucasian, Feminist, G/L/B/T
Prefers to work with: 
Adults, Children, Teachers
Fluent in: 
English
Born in: 
PA
Raised in: 
PA

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Listing last updated: August 11, 2013.

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