Lisa Starr

Lisa Starr is a poet/innkeeper on Block Island, Rhode Island, where she founded and runs the Block Island Poetry Project. During her term as Rhode Island Poet Laureate she aggressively traveled the state bringing poetry into the public and private education systems. Lisa has published three full-length collections of poetry: Days of Dogs and Driftwood (1993), This Place Here (2001) and Mad With Yellow (2009).