Stephanie, a trauma counselor, earned her B.S. in English and Psychology and a M.S. in Mental Health Counseling from Austin Peay State University. Her poems have appeared or are forthcoming in Missouri Review, New South, The Normal School, Waccamaw, Nightjar Review, Passages North, Birmingham Poetry Review, Mid-American Review, and others. Her collaborative chapbook, Phrasebook for the Common Era, co-written with Andrea Spofford, won editor's choice for Quarterly West's 2019 Chapbook contest and is available HERE.