Laura Fargas practiced occupational safety and health litigation on the worker side for twenty-seven years for the Department of Labor. Her books include An Animal of the Sixth Day (Texas Tech Univ. Press, 1996). She lives in Washington, DC.
Beltway Poetry Quarterly: http://www.beltwaypoetry.com/poetry/poets/names/laura-fargas/
Submitted by Kim Roberts, December 2013