Jen Grace Stewart is a writer, editor, and educator originally from Greeley, Colorado. She taught at CU Boulder in the PWR previously and has also served as an academic advisor in the College of Arts & Sciences. Prior to her time at CU, she spent several years teaching academic writing at schools in central and eastern Europe. Her graduate work at Colorado State focused on composition pedagogy for English language learners. A widely-published poet, her first collection of poetry, Madonna, Complex,was published by Cascade Books in 2020. She has also published two chapbooks of poetry, Latch(2019, River Glass Books) and Visitations (2015, Finishing Line Press). Her poems have recently appeared in the Colorado Review, AGNI and EcoTheo Review. Jen was an interim editor at Ruminate Magazine where she currently serves on the Board of Directors. Jen lives in Longmont with her two adventurous sons and two mischievous cats.