(pronounced Chet'la) is (and / or, at times, has been) an amateur acrobat, an architect, a Dutch housewife & dog-mother to one irascible hound. 

Her work has appeared in print & online at Tin House, GRAMMA, ESPN, SalonThe OffingGuernica, Colorado Review, Barrelhouse, & MiPOesias.  She is the author of: A Speed Education in Human BeingPANTONE & I Think I’m Ready to See Frank Ocean.  

She works on The Tenderness Project.

 She is a 2017 Oregon Literary & MacDowell Colony Fellow, a 2018 Yaddo fellowship and RACC Grant recipient & a member of The Affrilachian Poets.


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