Mary Kasimor grew up in Minnesota and now lives between Minnesota and Washington (State). She has most recently been published in the following journals: Yew Journal, Big Bridge, Mad Hatter’s Review (now MadHat), Reconfigurations, Moria, Otoliths, Certain Circuits, The Bakery, and Altered Scale. She received a Fellowship from US Poets in Mexico for the 2010 Conference. She was also a Finalist in the 2011 Ahsahta Chapbook Contest. She has two books of poetry, & cruel red (Otoliths 2010) and silk string arias (BlazeVOX 2008).