Born: October 1965 in New Haven Connecticut, USA
Resides: Clearwater, Florida, USA
E-mail: laurasherman (at) earthlink (dot) net
Laura is a freelance writer and chess coach. In addition to ghostwriting, she wrote Chess Is Child's Play, a book due to be released Summer of 2012. This book teaches parents how to teach chess to their very young children (ages 2-7). Laura created the series Quicksilver for The Haiku Foundation's blog troutswirl in 2010. She now runs the New to Haiku boards for the Foundation's forum.
Credits: "scent of rain" - haijinx IV:I (2011); "Lake Cherokee" - Acorn 26 (2011).