Zayne Turner grew up in the rural High Desert of Oregon. She is author of a chapbook, Memory of My Mouth, available from dancing girl press. She has received grants and fellowships from the Oregon Arts Commision, Arteles Creative Center in Finland, and the University of Virginia, where she was a Henry Hoyns Fellow. Her work has appeared at/in Ancora Imparo, Caketrain, Terrain.org, Poecology, High Desert Journal and as a limited-edition letterpress broadside from Lettre Sauvage. She is currently working as Writing Program Coordinator at the Vermont Studio Center.