Natalie Giarratano

NATALIE GIARRATANO is the author of Big Thicket Blues (2017) and Leaving Clean, winner of the 2013 Liam Rector First Book Prize in Poetry (2013). Her poems have appeared in Beltway Poetry, Tupelo Quarterly, Tinderbox, and American Literary Review, among others. She edits and lives in Fort Collins with her partner and daughter and is the city’s 2018 Poet Laureate.