Pauletta Hansel was recently named Cincinnati’s first Poet Laureate. She is author of six poetry collections, including Palindrome (Dos Madres Press, 2017), poems and memoir written in response to her mother’s dementia. Her poems have been featured on The Writer’s Almanac and American Life in Poetry. Pauletta is managing editor of Pine Mountain Sand & Gravel, the literary publication of Southern Appalachian Writers Cooperative. She has served as Writer in Residence at Thomas More College and at WordPlay Cincinnati and leads writing workshops and retreats in the Greater Cincinnati area and beyond.
Visit the author's website: https://paulettahansel.wordpress.com/