Marcia F. Brown
Marcia F. Brown (b. 1953), the current poet laureate for the city of Portland, Maine, is the author of four poetry collections: When We Invented Water (2014), What on Earth (2010), Home to Roost: Paintings and Poems of Belfast, Maine with Artist Archie Barnes (2007), and The Way Women Walk (2006). Her poems and reviews have appeared in numerous journals and anthologies. The following profile was published in Maine Home & Design magazine in 2013.