C. E. Laine Biography

Laine is a 2 time Pushcart Prize Nominee. She lives in Virginia, in the shadow of crow’s wings passing over as they fly off buildings shorter than the Washington Monument in nearby DC. She is left handed, was once an “extra” in a movie with Nicholas Cage, and spends spare time (when there is any) flying around in old warbirds. Laine is a two-time Pushcart Prize Nominee (2004 and 2005) . She has written three full-length volumes of poetry (Allegory, The Weight Of Dust, and Postcards From A Summer Girl) and three chapbooks (Suburban Fairy Tales of Brilliant Ash and Blue Sins, with Michael Paul Ladanyi; Alice in Wonderland; Origami Flower) . She is editor of Little Poem Press, VLQ (Verse Libre Quarterly) , and Erosha. Her work has been appeared in several anthologies and countless publications, both in print and online. For more information: http: //www.celaine.com/