Black and white photo of Laura McKee, with a microphone overhead in the foreground.

Laura McKee

Laura McKee received a BA from the University of Utah and an MFA from the University of Washington. Her first collection, Uttermost Paradise Place, was selected by Claudia Keelan for the 2009 APR/Honickman First Book Prize. See You Soon was published through the University of Arkansas Press as a finalist for the Miller Williams Prize. Her work has appeared most recently in Denver Quarterly, Poetry Northwest, and Cerise Press. In 2018, her manuscript, Love Letter(s), received the Robert Creeley Memorial Award from Marsh Hawk Press. She lives in Seattle, Washington.

2000 Writers Program