Laura Grace Weldon is 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).
Laura's background includes teaching nonviolence, writing collaborative poetry with nursing home residents, and facilitating support groups for abuse survivors. She works as a book editor and also teaches writing workshops. Her poetry appears in such places as Verse Daily, J Journal, Neurology, and Penman Review. Her creative nonfiction appears in such places as Wired, Christian Science Monitor, and Praxis.. She lives on a small Ohio farm. Connect with her at lauragraceweldon.com or @earnestdrollery on Twitter.