Emily Holland is a lesbian writer pursuing her MFA at American University. She has received support from the DC Commission on the Arts and Humanities. Her poems have appeared or are forthcoming in Homology Lit, Screen Door Review, FOLIO, bedfellows, and Nat. Brut, and have been nominated for Best of the Net and two Pushcart Prizes. Lineage, her debut chapbook of poems, was released August 2019 from dancing girl press. She is the Editor of Poet Lore and Editor-in-Chief of FOLIO.