Kelly Gray (she/her) is a writer and educator in Northern California. She is the author of Instructions for an Animal Body (MoonTide Press) and the audio chapbook My Fingers are Whales (Moon Child Press). Her writing appears in Passages North, Pithead Chapel, Hobart, Under a Warm Green Linden, The Normal School, The Inflectionist, Lunch Ticket, and Superstition Review among other places. She is a Best of the Net finalist and has been nominated twice for the Pushcart Prize, and is happily the Outreach Editor at Bracken Magazine. You can read more of her work at writekgray.com.