Keetje Kuipers has been the Margery Davis Boyden Wilderness Writing Resident, a Wallace Stegner Fellow at Stanford University, and the Emerging Writer Lecturer at Gettysburg College. Her first book, Beautiful in the Mouth, won the A. Poulin, Jr. Prize from BOA Editions and was published in 2010. Her second book, The Keys to the Jail, was published in 2014. Keetje is an Assistant Professor at Auburn University.
An Arizona native, Katie Cappello lives and writes in Lodi, a small farming town in northern California. She is the author of Perpetual Care (Elixir Press, 2009) and the chapbook A Classic Game of Murder (dancing girl press, 2009). Her work is featured in Ted Kooser’s American Life in Poetry project and the forthcoming anthology, 99 Poems for the 99 Percent.