Simone Kearney is a writer and an artist living in New York City. She is author of Days (Belladonna Press, 2020, forthcoming), My Ida (Ugly Duckling Presse, 2017), and In Threes (Minute BOOKS, limited edition artist chapbook, 2013). She has also published poems in The Brooklyn Rail, Boston Review, PEN Poetry Series, Precog Magazine, Riot of Perfume, Stonecutter, Post Road Magazine, and Maggy, among others. She was a 2019 Paint School Shandaken Projects fellow, a 2018 Rema Hort Mann Foundation Nominee, and a 2014 recipient of a New York Foundation for the Arts Fellowship in poetry. She has been awarded residencies at The Lighthouse Works, the Josef and Anni Albers Foundation, The Edward F. Albee Foundation, the Hambidge Center, the Woodstock Brydcliffe Guild, and Ragdale, among others. She has exhibited her work in New York, London, Boston, Baltimore, Cincinnati, and Ireland. She currently teaches at Parsons New School for Design and Rutgers University.