Laurel Radzieski is a poet and the author of Red Mother (NYQ Books, 2018). Her poems have appeared in Atlas and Alice, Rust + Moth, Kosmos Journal, Glintmoon, SPLASH! and elsewhere, including on roadsides and a street sign in Wisconsin. She is the Grant Writer for Lackawanna College and an artist-in-residence for the Pennsylvania Council on the Arts, Arts in Education program of the Northeastern Educational Intermediate Unit. Laurel earned her MFA from Goddard College and she has been a writer-in-residence at the Wormfarm Institute. She enjoys writing poems for strangers. Laurel lives with her husband and a cat in northeastern Pennsylvania.
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