Heather Kirn Lanier

Heather Kirn Lanier’s poems and essays have appeared or are forthcoming in dozens of literary journals, including The Sun, Fourth Genre, The Southern Review, and The Threepenny Review.  Her collection, The Story You Tell Yourself, won the Wick Poetry Open Chapbook Competition and is forthoming from Kent State University Press.  She’s a visiting assistant professor of English at Miami University in Hamilton, Ohio.