Marybeth Rua-Larsen

Guest Tea Taster 

Marybeth Rua-Larsen lives on the south coast of Massachusetts in the USA and teaches basic composition and ESL at Bristol Community College. Her poems, essays, flash fiction and reviews have appeared or are forthcoming in The Raintown Review, Lilt, The Shit Creek Review, The Flea, Measure, Verse Wisconsin, The Nervous Breakdown and Newport Review , among others. She has been a finalist for the Philbrick Award, nominated several times for both the Pushcart Prize and The Best of the Net, and was recently named winner in the Poetry category for the 2011 Over the Edge New Writer of the Year Competition.


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