Elizabeth Jacobson is the author of a chapbook, A Brown Stone (Dancing Girl Press), and a full length collection, Her Knees Pulled In (Tres Chicas Books). She is the founding director of the WingSpan Poetry Project which conducts poetry classes at local shelters. WingSpan has received a grant from the Witter Bynner Foundation and a Community Partnership award from the Esperanza Shelter for Battered Families. Her work has appeared or is forthcoming in many print and on-line publications, most recently American Poetry Review, Orion Magazine, Hinchas de Poesia and Plume. She is the recipient of the Mountain West Writers’ Award from Western Humanities Review, The Jim Sagel Prize for Poetry from Puerto del Sol, a grant from New Mexico Literary Arts, and an MFA from Columbia University. Currently, she teaches in the Creative Writing program at the Santa Fe Community College.