Laura Bentley's love of the people and landscapes of West Virginia, western Maryland, and Ireland is evident in her work. From earth to sky, this collection merges a lake effect of meditations that creates its own weather. Set in Appalachia and Ireland.
|Publisher:||Bottom Dog Press|
|Product dimensions:||6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x 0.33(d)|
About the Author
Laura Treacy Bentley is a poet, fiction writer, and critic. Born in Hagerstown, Maryland, she has lived most of her life in Huntington, West Virginia with her husband and three children. She has taught the gifted in West Virginia and taught speech, drama, and English in both West Virginia and Kentucky, often as an adjunct professor at Marshall University. In 1994 she received a Fellowship Award for Literature from the West Virginia Commission on the Arts. Though she has published widely, this is her first book of poems.
Lake Effect: Poems by Laura Treacy Bentley