by Kara Knickerbocker
Kara Knickerbocker is the author of the chapbooks The Shedding Before the Swell (dancing girl press) and Next to Everything that is Breakable (Finishing Line Press). Her poetry and essays have appeared in or are forthcoming from: Poet Lore, HOBART, Levee Magazine, Portland Review, and the anthologies Pennsylvania’s Best Emerging Poets, Crack the Spine, and more. Her work has received support from Martha's Vineyard Institute of Creative Writing, Murphy Writing at Stockton University, and the Gullkistan Center in Ireland. A Pushcart and Best of the Net nominee originally from Pennsylvania, she currently lives in Hawai'i and is a proud member of the Madwomen in the Attic at Carlow University. Find her online at www.karaknickerbocker.com.