Megan Snyder-Camp grew up in Baltimore and earned a BA at Oberlin College and an MFA at the University of Washington. She is the author of three poetry collections: The Forest of Sure Things (Tupelo Press, 2010, winner of the CRAZYHORSE First Book Award); Wintering (Tupelo Press, forthcoming on Sept 1st 2016); and The Gunnywolf (Bear Star Press, forthcoming on Sept 1st 2016, winner of the Dorothy Brunsman Poetry Prize). She has been awarded grants and fellowships from the Bread Loaf Writers Conference, Djerassi, the 4Culture Foundation, Willapa Bay AiR, the Richard Hugo House, and the HJ Andrews Experimental Forest. Her poems have appeared in Ecotone, The Southern Review, The Sewanee Review, FIELD, Witness, the Cincinnati Review, ZYZZYVA and elsewhere. She lives in Seattle with her husband and three kids.