Laurin Macios holds an MFA in Poetry from the University of New Hampshire, where she taught on fellowship for three years. Her work appears in Salamander, Green Mountains Review online, [PANK], Boxcar Poetry Review, The Pinch, Third Wednesday, and elsewhere. She was a finalist for the 2014 Boston Review/92Y Unterberg Poetry Center Discovery Prize and the 2016 Hudson Book Prize and 2016 St Lawrence Prize, both from Black Lawrence Press. She is the former Program Director of the Poetry Society of America (January 2016-June 2017) and Mass Poetry (June 2013-December 2015). She splits her time between New York and Massachusetts and can be found online at laurinbeckermacios.com.