Laura Gamache

Laura Gamache

Blue Heron Middle School, Hamilton International Middle School, TOPS K-8

Laura Gamache believes reading and writing can save your life. She holds an MFA from the University of Washington, directed their Writers in the Schools MFA Internship Program for 10 years, and has been a WITS writer since 1997. She was a Jack Straw Writers Program fellow in 1999 and 2002, Finishing Line Press published her chapbook, “nothing to hold onto,” and her poems and teaching essays have appeared in many print and on-line journals and anthologies, most recently¬†Sixfold Poetry¬†(Summer 2016). Her band, Feeble Prom Date, is imaginary.