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Megan Grumbling is a writer, editor, and teacher who lives in Portland, Maine.

Megan's poetry collection Booker's Point, awarded the 2015 Vassar Miller Prize, has just been released by the University of North Texas Press in April of 2016. She is librettist of the opera Persephone in the Late Anthropocenea co-creation with composer Denis Nye for Hinge/Works, which will premiere in May 2016. Awarded the Ruth Lilly Fellowship and the Robert Frost Foundation Award, her poetry appears widely in literary journals. Megan also writes theater criticism and book reviews. Her work is deeply influenced by stories, history, language, and the natural world.