Michelle Overby was born and raised in eastern Washington state. She moved to Portland, Oregon 13 years ago and studied Linguistics and Creative Writing at Portland State University. She has worked in many a bar and restaurant and is a wife and mother to two girls. Michelle keeps a daily poetry blog, The Rose and The Apple. I Stayed Up Listening is her debut book, a collection of poems written from February 2011-November 2014.
This event is free and open to the public. Light refreshments will be served.