Miami's own Mia Leonin releases her collection, Chance Born, at everyone's favorite bookstore, Books & Books Coral Gables.
Make sure you buy a copy! A portion of the proceeds from the sale of the book will go to Miami Bridge Youth and Family Services.
Mia Leonin is the author of two poetry collections, Braid and Unraveling the Bed, (Anhinga Press), and a memoir, Havana and Other Missing Fathers (University of Arizona Press). Leonin's poetry has been published in New Letters, Guernica, Prairie Schooner, Alaska Quarterly Review, Indiana Review, Witness, River Styx, Chelsea, and others. Leonin has been awarded fellowships from the State of Florida Department of Cultural Affairs and grants from the Barbara Deming Memorial Fund.