Trish Hopkinson has always loved words—in fact, her mother tells everyone that she was born with a pen in her hand. A Pushcart nominated poet, Trish is author of three chapbooks and has been published in several anthologies and journals, including Stirring, Pretty Owl Poetry, and The Penn Review. She is a product director by profession and resides in Utah with her handsome husband and their two outstanding children. You can follow Hopkinson on her blog where she shares information on how to write, publish, and participate in the greater poetry community at