Award-winning writer, teacher
and scholar


Laura Madeline Wiseman is the author of several books, including the poetry collection Velocipede, a Foreword INDIES Book of the Year Award Finalist published by Stephen F. Austin State University Press. Her book Leaves of Absence with artist Sally Deskins published by Red Dashboard, is an Honor Book for the Nebraska Book Award. Safety Measures published by Zea Books is her newest book. Read more

Featured Books

  • 6 Back-to-Back Centuries on Route 66

    A 2,200-mile bicycle ride along Historic Route 66 is explored in this collection forthcoming from Finishing Line Press.

  • Great River Legs

    From the riverboat paths of Mark Twain to the footpaths of the Natchez Trace Trail, this book documents a bike adventure along rivers.

  • Safety Measures

    A cross-country bike adventure. This journey wonders what measures make the road less dangerous and more safe for solo wandering by bicycle.




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