Laura Rashley is a poet and editor living in Charleston, South Carolina, with her fiancé, Blaike, and their cat, Mowmow. Her work can be found in Poetry Quarterly, among others, and is forthcoming in Prairie Schooner and Grist. She has her BA in English from the College of Charleston and currently serves as an editorial manager at a publishing imprint where she works with authors to develop voice, style, and tone over full-length manuscripts. She ran her first marathon in January of 2019 in just a hair over five hours (she’s working on getting faster for the next one). She loves poetry, cats, and running.