Adele Steiner Brown
Adele Steiner Brown is a poet, writer, and teacher living in Silver Spring, MD. She received her B.A. and M.F.A. in English Literature and Creative Writing at the University of Maryland at College Park. She is currently a professor at Montgomery College, a poet in the schools with the Maryland State Arts Council, and she is an instructor for The Writer’s Center in Bethesda, MD. She currently hosts the Café Muse Poetry Reading Series in Chevy Chase, MD, and she has read and participated in numerous panel discussions in the Washington, DC area. Her poetry has won awards from The Maryland Poetry Review and Promise Magazine. She has been published in Gargoyle, So To Speak, Wordwrights, Smartish Pace, Innisfree Poetry Journal, The Black Buzzard Review, Scribble, The Lucid Stone, and anthologies from The Wising Up Press and the Maryland Writers’ Association. She has written a chapbook, Refracted Love; two full-length books of poetry, Freshwater Pearls and The Moon Lighting; and a book of poetry writing workshops for young people, Look Ma, “Hands” on Poetry.
Written by Adele Steiner Brown September 2013