Ashley Inguanta is a writer, art photographer, and educator. She is the author of three collections: The Way Home (Dancing Girl Press 2013), For the Woman Alone (Ampersand Books 2014), and Bomb (Ampersand Books 2016). Her work has also appeared in publications like The Rumpus, PANK, The Los Angeles Review, and SmokeLong Quarterly, where she served as Art Director for five years. Recently she was awarded a partial fellowship to work on her full-length collection, The Flower (Ampersand Books 2019), at Sundress Academy for the Arts in Knoxville, Tennessee. When she is not writing, you can find her exploring the wilderness, practicing classical yoga, and teaching her beautiful students throughout the U.S.