Given by Sasha Steensen

Sasha Steensen is the author of four books of poems, most recently House of Deer (Fence Books) and Gatherest (Ahsahta Press). She has published several essays, including “Openings: Into Our Vertical Cosmos,” which can be read as an online chapbook by Essay Press at She teaches Creative Writing and Literature at Colorado State University, where she also serves as a poetry editor for Colorado Review.