Poet & Motivational Speaker Laura Chagnon Visits the Agawam Library for Poetry Month

Agawam, MA, April 20, 2017 at 7:00: West Springfield poet, Laura Chagnon will visit the Agawam Library to share her poetry as well as her story of a life changing accident, and how she overcame adversity to be able to do what she loves.  Never Touched A Pen, her first published book was written by dictating her words to her caregivers, as Chagnon is legally blind and a quadriplegic.

Chagnon was 26 in1989, when walking down a street in Boston she was assaulted “for no reason other than theft.” She does not recall the exact events but woke up in New England Medical Center after 5 weeks in a coma.

Please call 789-1550 x4 or register for this program online at www.agawamlibrary.org.