Lori is the author of many poetry collections including LIGHT EACH PAUSE (Spuyten Duyvil, 2017), FLASH MOB (Spuyten Duyvil, 2016), and ALL STEEL (Flim Forum Press, 2012). Her collaboration with book artist Karen Pava Randall, FULL QUIVER, is available from Propolis Press. Y, her hybrid poetry/prose collection is forthcoming in 2019 from The Operating System. DARN, a poety/photography collection is forthcoming from Delete Press in 2019 as well.
A former educator, she founded the press Stockport Flats in the wake of a flood along the Upper Delaware River. In the High Watermark Salo[o]n Series, artists exhibited their work and poets gave readings. The events were documented in perfect bound chapbooks with color plates. The press evolved to feature experimental poets in is Meander Scar Series, to examine environmental justice in is Witness Post Series, and to create a convergence of writers from a cross the country in the Confluence Series.
She as a Doctorate in Writing from University at Albany, an Masters of Fine Arts in Poetry from the Iowa Writers’ Workshop, and a Masters of Fine Arts in Integrated Arts from iEAR Studios at Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute. Her undergraduate degrees from Oregon State University are in Forest Management and Technical Journalism.