Halsey Hyer (they/them) is the author of Divorce Garter (Main Street Rag, 2023), Everything Becomes Bananas (Rinky Dink Press, 2022), and winner of the 2022 Rick Campbell Chapbook Prize, [deadname] (Anhinga Press, 2022). They’re currently earning their MFA in Creative Writing as the 2022-2024 Margaret L. Whitford Fellow at Chatham University. Formerly a Creative Writing MFA candidate at Florida International University, they taught in the Creative Writing and Writing & Rhetoric programs. They’re an Editorial Assistant for Seven Kitchens Press, collective member of The Big Idea Bookstore, and the Events Coordinator at White Whale Bookstore. Find out more—www.halseyhyer.org.