Laurel Winter (born Laurel Anne Hjelvik in Columbus, Montana; April 22, 1959) is an author of fantasy, science fiction, and poetry. In childhood she attended a one-room schoolhouse.
Her first published fantasy story was "Mail Order Eyes" in 1988. She has since won two Rhysling Awards. Her novella "Sky Eyes", published in the March 1999 F&SF, won the World Fantasy Award in 2000. She has also written Young-adult fiction, such as Growing Wings.
- ^ "Laurel Winter". WorldCat.org. Retrieved 3 April 2010.
- ^ World Fantasy Convention (2010). "Award Winners and Nominees". Retrieved 4 Feb 2011.
- ^ Strange Horizons Interview