About the Author: MK Chavez is the author of Virgin Eyes (Zeitgeist Press) Visitation, Next Exit #9 and Pinnacle (Kendra Steiner Editions). Recent and upcoming work can be found in Eleven Eleven and Sparkle & Blink and Rivet. She has been a fellow at Squaw Valley Writers Conference, Antioch Writers Workshop and VONA. She is co-founder and co-curator of the Berkeley based monthly reading series Lyrics & Dirges and co-directs the yearly Berkeley Poetry Festival. She is also an organizer with Association of Brown & Black Writers (ABBW).
Artwork: Tisah Kårstad