Ashley K. Warren was raised in Missoula, MT, and began her artistic career as a ballerina and musician. She attended Concordia College on a music scholarship but found her creative home in the English department. She went on to receive her MFA in creative writing from University of Southern Maine’s Stonecoast MFA program. Author of the poetry chapbook Today’s Body, she also writes fiction and nonfiction, and her work has appeared in various publications. When she’s not writing, Ashley teaches in Arts Without Boundaries’ Writing in the Schools program and is a part-time faculty member in the English department at Montana State University Billings.