Kimberly L. Becker is author of four poetry collections: Words Facing East and The Dividings (WordTech
Editions), The Bed Book (Spuyten Duyvil), and Flight (MadHat Press). Her poems appear in journals
and anthologies such as Bloodletters; Drunken Boat; IDK Magazine; Indigenous
Message on Water; Women Write Resistance: Poets Resist Gender Violence; Tending the Fire: Native
Voices and Portraits; and Bared. She has been nominated for a Pushcart. Grants and residencies include
The Regional Artist Project of Northwest NC, Hambidge Fellow, Weymouth Center Writer in Residence, and Wildacres Residency
Program. Kimberly has read at venues from The National Museum of the American Indian in Washington, DC, to Wordfest. She has
served as mentor for PEN America's Prison Writing Program and AWP's Writer to Writer Program.