KASISCHKE, Laura. American, b. 1961. Genres: Poetry, Poetry. Career: Writer. Washtenaw Community College, Ann Arbor, MI, instructor of creative writing and literature, 1990-; University of Nevada, Las Vegas, associate professor, 1994-95. Publications: POETRY: Wild Brides, 1992; Housekeeping in a Dream, 1995. OTHER: Suspicious River, 1996; White Bird in a Blizzard, 1998; Fire and Flower, 1998; What It Wasn't, 2001; Dance and Disappear, 2002; Life before Her Eyes, 2002. Contributor of poems to periodicals.