Heidi Lynn Staples

Heidi Lynn Staples’s debut collection, Guess Can Gallop, was selected by Brenda Hillman for the New Issues Poetry Prize. She is coeditor of Big Energy Poets: Ecopoetry Thinks Climate Change, forthcoming from BlazeVOX, and author of A**AA*A*A, her fourth collection, forthcoming in 2018 from Ahsahta Press. Her poem in this issue is from an ongoing project, The Arrangements. She teaches in the MFA program at the University of Alabama, Tuscaloosa.