Heather Kirn Lanier

Heather Kirn Lanier is the author of Teaching in the Terrordome: Two Years in West Baltimore with Teach for America, and two award-winning poetry chapbooks, The Story You Tell Yourself (Kent State, 2012) and Heart-Shaped Bed in Hiroshima (Standing Rock Literary Series, 2015). She lives and teaches in southern Vermont. You can find her blogging about motherhood and disability at starinhereye.wordpress.com.