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Laura Shore

Born in the UK, raised in the US, immigrated to Australia in 1996, Laura Jan Shore is the author of Breathworks (Dangerously Poetic Press), Water over Stone (Interactive Press), winner of IP Picks Best Poetry 2011, and just completed, A Canticle of Crows. Her poetry's appeared in literary magazines and anthologies in the US, Italy, India, Macao, New Zealand and Australia. She's won the 2012 Martha Richardson Poetry Prize, 2009 FAW John Shaw Nielson Award, and the 2006 CJ Dennis Open Poetry Literary Award. President of Dangerously Poetic Press, she has co-edited 9 books and facilitated poetry readings since 2001.