Riley Danvers is a bisexual poet living in Portland, Oregon with her partner, their cat, Lester, and corgi, Kiki. She graduated in 2016 with her A.S. in English and in 2018 with her B.A. in English Literature and Writing. Her fiction and nonfiction have been published in more than twenty-five online and printed literary journals and anthologies. Her poetry has been published in Z Publishing House, Silkworm, Clackamas Literary Review, Other Worldly Women Press, Chasing Shadows, and Fox Paw Literary Blog. Riley graduated with her M.F.A. in Creative Writing from Willamette University in 2021, and is currently pursuing a M.A. in Literature from Mercy College. Her debut book of poetry is forthcoming from First Matter Press.