Caitlin Ferguson grew up in Las Cruces, NM. She obtained a Bachelor of Science in Equine Science with a minor in English from William Woods University in Fulton, Missouri where she lead the university to several national titles and was awarded the 2010 Outstanding Senior Award. Caitlin is a founding member of the La Girasol Woman’s Art Collective. Her work has appeared in Din Magazine and * (Asterisk) and her poetry reviews have been featured in The Volta. Currently, she is obtaining a Master of Fine Arts in Creative Writing at Rutgers-Newark and lives in Jersey City, NJ.
If you want to flee
this desert, kid, then you’ve got to cinch & spur
but even Icarus melted before he could fuck the sun.