Jeremy Jusek - "The Less-Traveled Street"
Jeremy Jusek is the inaugural poet laureate of Parma, Ohio. He earned his MFA in Creative Writing from Arcadia University and authored We Grow Tomatoes in Tiny Towns (2019). He hosts the Ohio Poetry Association's podcast Poetry Spotlight, runs the West Side Poetry Workshop he created in 2015, and founded the Flamingo Writers Guild in 2021. He is the philanthropy director and board member for the nonprofit Young Professionals of Parma, and he started the Creative Writing Mentorship Fellowship through Marietta College. For more info on his publications and projects, please visit www.jeremyjusek.com