Holly Karapetkova’s poetry, prose, and translations from the Bulgarian have appeared widely in print and online, in places such as 32 Poems, Alaska Quarterly Review, Water~Stone Review, North American Review, Drunken Boat, and The Huffington Post. She is the author of Words We Might One Day Say, winner of the 2010 Washington Writers’ Publishing House Poetry Award. Her manuscript Towline won the Cloudbank Books Poetry Contest and is forthcoming in 2016. She is also the author of over 20 books for children. She lives in Arlington, VA, and currently chairs the English Department at Marymount University.