Ariana Nadia Nash
Ariana Nadia Nash is the recipient of the 2011 Philip Levine Prize in Poetry for Instructions for Preparing Your Skin published this year by Anhinga Press. She is also the author of the chapbook Our Blood Is Singing, published by Damask Press. She is the winner of a Dorothy Sargent Rosenberg Prize and is a MacDowell Colony fellow. Her work can be found in The Café Review, Rock & Sling, and Treehouse, among other journals, and is forthcoming from Poet Lore, Southeast Review, and Cimarron Review.