Sarah A. Etlinger is an English professor who lives in Milwaukee, WI, with her family. A Pushcart and Best of the Net nominee, she is the author of 4 books: Never One for Promises, Little Human Things, The Weather Gods, and the forthcoming A Bright Wound (March 2024). Recent work appears in Rattle, 3rd Wednesday, Another New Calligraphy, and Spoon River Poetry Review. Interests include birding, cooking, baking, and spending time near Lake Michigan. For updates, readings, workshops, and news follow her on X @drsaephd and on Facebook.