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Dorianne Laux

Dorianne Laux has been a National Book Critics Circle Award finalist. She lives in Raleigh, North Carolina.

Books by Dorianne Laux

  1. Book CoverThe Book of Men: Poems


    “Dorianne Laux dares to parse her life through the prism of men who’ve passed through it.”—New York TimesMore

  2. Book CoverFacts About the Moon: Poems


    "Laux writes gritty, tough, lyrical poems that depict the actual nature of life in the West today."—Philip LevineMore

  3. Book CoverThe Poet's Companion: A Guide to the Pleasures of Writing Poetry


    From the nuts and bolts of craft to the sources of inspiration, this book is for anyone who wants to write poetry-and do it well.More