is the winner of the 2014 Sow's Ear Poetry Prize and the 2015 Arts & Letters Award, judged by Stephen Dunn. Her poems have appeared in The Cincinnati Review, Hayden's Ferry, Alaska Quarterly Review, and Shenandoah. She is the author of five collections. The latest, In the Body of Our Lives, was published by Sixteen Rivers Press in 2011. She is on the editorial board of California Quarterly.