Ali Beemsterboer received her MFA from Western Washington University where she worked as a poetry editor for the Bellingham Review. She loves reading and writing multi-genre works that are playful and inventive with form. She’s currently pursuing a Masters in Teaching and is a poetry editor for Psaltery and Lyre.

A regular jack of all trades, Ali also nannies, waits tables, cycles, practices Brazilian Jiujitsu, and is learning how to paint and crochet.