Catherine Fletcher is a poet and an editor for Rattapallax magazine. She recently served as the Director of Poetry Programs at the New York-based organization, City Lore. She is a Queens Council on the Arts 2015 Artist Peer Circle fellow and has been awarded an artist residency by the Woodstock Byrdcliffe Guild. Fletcher’s work has appeared or is forthcoming in journals such as Poetry Wales, The Offing, The Raconteur, Bird’s Thumb, among others, and she has performed at venues in the United States, Europe, and India. Her chapbook Daughter Cell is forthcoming from Finishing Line Press. She lives in Jackson Heights, NY.