Ashley Seitz Kramer, winner of the 2010 Ruth Stone Prize and 2010 Schiff Prize, earned her M.A. from Ohio University and her M.F.A. from the Vermont College of Fine Arts. Her work is published or forthcoming in numerous journals, including The Southeast Review, Dogwood, The Cincinnati Review, Slice, Hunger Mountain, The St. Petersburg Review, Wicked Alice, Sow’s Ear, Brevity, and Cutbank. She’s been a finalist for both the Joy Harjo Poetry Award and the Sow’s Ear Poetry Award. Though she lived the first thirty years of her life in Ohio, she recently moved to Salt Lake City, Utah, where she teaches at Westminster College.