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Brooke Harris was born in Pinehurst, NC to New York City parents. She later moved to Lexington, KY as a child and never left. After attending Asbury University for Journalism, she later received her MFA in Writing from Spalding University. She is currently cultivating her passions of writing, painting and teaching Irish dance into a career and a calling that she loves.
Her poems have appeared in a variety of journals including The Louisville Review, Barbaric Yawp and The Reed Review. She is also the recipient of the 2017 Sheila-Na-Gig summer poetry prize. She is currently submitting her chapbook, Flying West, for publication.
Winning Entry: Robeson County, North Carolina, 1993, 1939
Contest Won: Tom Howard/Margaret Reid Poetry Contest 2018, Honorable Mention, Margaret Reid