2011 Kansas Senior Poet Laureate
Marie Asner of Overland Park has won one other Senior Poet Laureate
award in the past and we welcome her back this year. She is currently
celebrating 31 years as a film critic in the greater Kansas City area, and
21 years as a film panelist for KCUR-FM (NPR-Kansas City). She is a
retired music teacher and church organist who is now a magazine
editor/workshop presenter/ film critic. Marie’s 5,100+ bylines make her a
role model for aspiring writers.