Danusha Laméris’s first book of poems, The Moons of August (2014), won the 2013 Autumn House Press poetry contest. She was born in Massachusetts and raised in California. She earned BA in fine arts at University of California, Santa Cruz and studied at the Squaw Valley Writers Workshops and with the poet Ellen Bass.

Laméris’s poems have been published, or are forthcoming in Crab Orchard Review, Poetry Northwest, Alaska Quarterly Review, The SUN Magazine and Rattle, among other journals. Her work has also been included in the anthologies Intimate Kisses, A Bird Black as the Sun: California Poets on Crows and Ravens, and In a Fine Frenzy: Poets Respond to Shakespeare. She lives in Santa Cruz, where she teaches private poetry workshops.
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