Betsy Housten is a Pushcart-nominated double Sagittarius queer writer and massage therapist, and winner of the 2018 Andrea Saunders Gereighty Poetry Award. Her work appears or is forthcoming in formercactus, Cold Creek Review, Bone & Ink Press, Burning House Press, Memoir Mixtapes, Longleaf Review, Glassworks, Little Red Tarot, NILVX, and We’ll Never Have Paris. Jersey-born and Brooklyn-bred, she currently lives in New Orleans, where she is pursuing her MFA in poetry.

Contact her at isabel at isabelsparkle dot com.