JORDAN PÉREZ graduated with her MFA from American University. Her work appears or is forthcoming in Winter Tangerine, Mississippi Review, and elsewhere. Her work won the 2019 Cosmonauts Avenue poetry prize and was a finalist for the 2021 Joy Harjo Poetry contest. Her first book — which won the 2022 Andrés Montoya Prize — is forthcoming from University of Notre Dame Press. Jordan currently works in online safety and child sex abuse prevention. You can learn more by visiting https://www.jordanperezpoetry.com.