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Wanda Z. Larson Edit Profile

writer , poet

Wanda Z. Larson, American writer, poet. Co-recipient 2nd place award Poetry Forum Quarterly, 1990; honorable mention Still Water Press, 1990; Service award, Oregon Public Broadcasting, 2007.

Background

Larson, Wanda Z. was born on August 26, 1926 in Cle Elum, Washington, District of Columbia, United States. Daughter of Stanley Aloysius and Anele (Valenta) Zackovich.

Education

Bachelor, University Washington, 1949.

Career

Columnist North Bend Herald, Snoqualmie, Washington, 1955-1961, Goldendale (Washington) Sentinel, 1962-1967. News editor West Seattle Herald, 1950-1951. Editor employee newsletter Alaska Steamship Company, Seattle, 1951.

Editorial assistant Associated Publications, Portland, Oregon, 1970-1972, staff writer, 1974-1978. Public Blue Unicorn Press Inc., 1990—2007. Poet Station KOPB, 1991—2008.

Works

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Humanitarian interests, history.

Connections

Married Glen B. Larson, November 18, 1950 (divorced March 1967). Children: Karen Holk, Margot Huffman, Lisa Larson Landrey (deceased 1998).

father:
Stanley Aloysius Zackovich

mother:
Anele (Valenta) Zackovich

spouse:
Glen B. Larson

children:
Karen Holk Larson

Margot Huffman Larson

Lisa Larson Landrey Larson (deceased 1998)