Ruth Baumann holds an MFA from the University of Memphis & is a PhD student at Florida State University. Her chapbook I'll Love You Forever & Other Temporary Valentines won the Salt Hill Dead Lake Chapbook Contest in 2014. She won an AWP Intro Journals Project Award in 2014, & poems are published in Colorado ReviewSonora ReviewSycamore ReviewThe JournalThird Coast & others listed at



March / April 2016 Issue, BOAAT



Winter Hatches from a Faberge Egg