Liz McGehee is a full-time editor, writer, and poet based in New Orleans, Louisiana. She is the author of the forthcoming chapbook Louisiana Alchemy (dancing girl press, 2021). A survivor of Hurricane Katrina, her creative work explores the trauma of natural disasters and womanhood through place and has appeared in New Delta Review, Cloud Rodeo, The Volta, The Thought Erotic, Pouch Magazine, Infection House, and more. She has been nominated twice for the Pushcart Prize as well as Sundress Press’ Best of the Net Anthology. She holds an MFA in poetry/creative writing from the University of Colorado Boulder. Currently, she works as a scientific editor and grantsman on COVID-19 and neurodegenerative research.