Kristen Robertson Rogers attended Mills College in Oakland, California, where she earned a BA in English with an Emphasis in Creative Writing, and was awarded an Ina Coolbrith Memorial Poetry Prize. She was born in southern Oregon, and currently lives in Portland with her husband and son. She has two poems forthcoming in the 2017 issue of Ursa Minor. Her latest project, The Sock Witch, began as a getting-through-breakfast story when her son was six.