Tanya L. Young is a Washington-based writer and artist. She is currently an MFA candidate in Poetry at Western Washington University. Her work has been featured in such publications as Santa Clara Review, New York Quarterly, Salt Hill Journal, Stonecoast Review, among others. Tanya is also the Poetry Editor for Bellingham Review, and a staff reader for Maine Review. She has also read for presses such as Tupelo Press, Frontier Poetry and Upper New River.