Laurie Allmann is a St. Croix Valley-based environmental writer, essayist and poet.
She received a Minnesota Book Award for her collection of essays, Far from Tame: Reflections from the Heart of a Continent (University of MN Press).
Her recent book of poetry, An Hour from Now (Nodin Press) was recognized with top honors for regional poetry by the Minnesota Independent Publishers Association.
Her work is inspired by natural history, and by the environmental research that helps us all to better understand the species, patterns and relationships found in nature.
Find more at: http://laurieallmann.com/