Nuova Wright is a Tulsa, Oklahoma native who earned their MFA in Poetry from Boise State University. Their poems have appeared in Santa Clara Review, Spill Words, Elephants Never, Please See Me, Q/A Poetry, The Girl God, Word Riot, This Land, as well as on countless restaurant napkins. Wright is a two-time Pushcart Prize nominee and was a 2004 Grolier Prize finalist as well as the author of three poetry chapbooks. Wright has taught at Houston Community College, Tulsa Community College, University of Tulsa, and Street School Tulsa. They are the proud mother of one phenomenal child.