Most Recent: October 14, 2020
Laura Grace Weldon works as an editor and leads creative writing workshops. She’s the author of the poetry collections Blackbird (Grayson Books, 2019) and Tending (Aldrich Press, 2013) as well as a handbook of alternative education titled Free Range Learning (Hohm Press, 2010). She was named 2019 Ohio Poet of the Year. Her background includes teaching nonviolence, writing collaborative poetry with nursing home residents, facilitating support groups for abuse survivors, and writing sardonic greeting cards. Laura lives on a small Ohio farm where she and her family host occasional art parties and house concerts.