Andrea Headshot-6
photo courtesy of Mike Naddeo

A Brief History
Andrea Scarpino is the author of Once Upon Wing Lake (Four Chambers Press, 2017), What the Willow Said as it Fell, (Red Hen Press, 2016)(here is a review from Nine Mile Magazine), Once,Then, published in 2014 by Red Hen Press (click here for a recent review in NewPages), and The Grove Behind, published by Finishing Line Press in 2009. She earned her PhD in Creative Writing from Bath Spa University. She was the 2015-2017 Poet Laureate of Michigan’s Upper Peninsula and is currently a Visiting Assistant Professor at the University of Illinois Springfield, where she is also an Excellence in Teaching and Learning Faculty Fellow.