Laurinda Lind is an adjunct English teacher in New York’s North Country. Last year she won second place in the New York State Fair poetry competition, and she is the 2018 winner of the Keats-Shelley Prize in adult poetry. Some publications/ acceptances have been in Chautauqua, The Cortland Review, Ekphrasis, Kestrel, The Poeming Pigeon, Transom, and Triggerfish.