Thursday, October 11, 2018

Second Thursday OPEN MIC featuring Laura Van Prooyen

Second Thursday Open Mic Poetry, hosted by Cindy Huyser

Poet Laura Van Prooyen will be our feature this month. Come join us!

Laura Van Prooyen is author of two collections of poetry, Our House Was on Fire (Ashland Poetry Press 2015) nominated by Philip Levine and winner of the McGovern Prize and Inkblot and Altar (Pecan Grove Press 2006). Her poems also have appeared in APR, Boston Review, Ploughshares and Prairie Schooner, among others. Van Prooyen teaches in the low-residency MFA Creative Writing program at Miami University, and she lives in San Antonio, TX.