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Betsy Housten is a double Sagittarius queer writer and massage therapist. She is the winner of an Academy of American Poets award and a two-time finalist for the Samuel Mockbee Nonfiction Award. Her writing has been nominated for a Pushcart Prize, Best of the Net, and Best New Poets. Jersey-born and Brooklyn-bred, she lives in New Orleans, where she is pursuing her MFA in poetry.

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 Betsy Housten is a double Sagittarius queer writer and massage therapist, and the winner of an Academy of American Poets award. Her work, which has appeared in over 25 publications in print and online, has been nominated for a Pushcart Prize, Best of the Net, and Best New Poets. Jersey-born and Brooklyn-bred, Betsy is currently pursuing her MFA in poetry at the University of New Orleans, where she serves as Associate Poetry Editor of Bayou Magazine.  Contact her at betsyhoustenwrites@gmail.com, or find her on Twitter @popcorngoblin.

Betsy Housten is a double Sagittarius queer writer and massage therapist, and the winner of an Academy of American Poets award. Her work, which has appeared in over 25 publications in print and online, has been nominated for a Pushcart Prize, Best of the Net, and Best New Poets. Jersey-born and Brooklyn-bred, Betsy is currently pursuing her MFA in poetry at the University of New Orleans, where she serves as Associate Poetry Editor of Bayou Magazine.

Contact her at betsyhoustenwrites@gmail.com, or find her on Twitter @popcorngoblin.