Dolly Lemke was born and raised in Milwaukee, Wisconsin. She currently lives and works in Chicago where she received an MFA in Poetry from Columbia College Chicago. She is the author of three chapbooks, O Town Heights (DoubleCross Press, 2012), I’m so into you (plumberries press, 2013), and Wyoming (dancing girl press, forthcoming 2018). She founded and co-curated of The Dollhouse Reading Series from 2011-2016 and also co-founded the online poetry journal PINWHEEL with Stephen Danos where she currently serves as Editor at Large.
You can find her online at https://dollylemke.tumblr.com/, http://pinwheeljournal.com/masthead/, https://www.linkedin.com/in/dolly-lemke-244a3343/, and https://www.instagram.com/dolly.lemke/. Come say hi!