Amy Dryansky’s second poetry collection, Grass Whistle (Salmon Poetry), received the MA Book Award. Her first book, How I Got Lost So Close to Home, won the New England/New York Award from Alice James Books. She holds an MFA in Poetry from Vermont College of Fine Arts and has received fellowships/honors from the MA Cultural Council, MacDowell Colony, and Bread Loaf. She teaches creative writing and works as a grant writer for a conservation organization. To learn more about her work, visit: amydryansky.com.