Laura Wetherington has poems in or forthcoming from Fence, Levure Littéraire, Otoliths, Verse, Eleven Eleven, Bombay Gin, Oxford Magazine, and Just Magazine. A Map Predetermined and Chance (2011), her first book, was published by Fence Books and was selected by C.S. Giscombe for the National Poetry Series. Her chapbook, Dick Erasures (2011), is available as an e-book from Red Ceilings Press. Her current work includes Emily Dickinson erasures and fake translations.
Wetherington co-founded and currently co-edits textsound.org with Anna Vitale. She is a graduate of the University of Michigan’s MFA program, UC Berkeley's Undergraduate English Department, and Cabrillo College. She has taught creative writing at the University of Michigan, in the New England Literature Program, and in Eastern Michigan University's creative writing program. In January 2012, she joined the faculty of Sierra Nevada College's low residency MFA program.