is a poet and essayist from Portland, Oregon. She is the author of Yeah. No. Totally. (2011), a book of essays, and a chapbook, BEAST (2012). Her work can be found in the Believer, Best New Poets, Third Coast, Iowa Review, Blackbird, The Rumpus and others. She holds an MFA in Poetry from the Iowa Writers’ Workshop and lives in Iowa City.
photo. Emma Steinkraus