January 11th: Valerie Loveland Features

Stone Soup Poetry meets from 8-10 p.m. every Monday at the Out of The Blue Art Gallery at 106 Prospect Street with an open mike sign-up at 7:30 p.m. On January 11th, Stone Soup welcomes Valerie Loveland, a recent new arrival to Massachusetts who will be reading from her recently published book, Reanimated, Somehow.

Valerie Loveland was born in Southern New Jersey. She spent some time in California and Texas before settling in Massachusetts. She has a BA in professional writing from Rowan University and currently works as an optician apprentice. Her work is included in the Best of the Web Anthology, 2008, is a Pushcart Prize nominee, and was a featured reader at this year’s Massachusetts Poetry Festival. She enjoys running, kiln glass arts, and listening to audio poetry.

Visit Valerie Loveland's web site.