LEFT COAST WRITERS LITERARY SALON: Rose Solari, poet and author of A Secret Woman
It’s a delight to introduce you all to Rose Solari, our next Left Coast Writers speaker. Rose is an award-winning poet, writer and educator. Her most recent work is the novel A Secret Woman, which revolves around a strong and independent woman who finds herself on an amazing journey into the heart of her mother’s mysteries.
Rose Solari is the author of two full-length collections of poetry, Orpheus in the Park and Difficult Weather. Her poetry and prose have appeared in many journals and anthologies, including American Poetry: The Next Generation; Just Like A Girl: A Manifesta; Enhanced Gravity: More Fiction by Washington Area Women, and Initiate: New Oxford Writing. Her awards include the Randall Jarrell Poetry Prize and grants from the Maryland State Arts Council and the D.C. Commission on the Arts Humanities. She has been a featured reader three consecutive years at the Sunday Times Oxford Literary Festival, where she was Blackwell Books 2009 Poet-in-Residence.
She’ll be sharing her views on poetry and fiction.