Diane Seuss was born and raised in Michigan. She is the author of two books of poetry, It Blows You Hollow and Wolf Lake White Gown Blown Open (2010), which won the Juniper Prize for Poetry from the University of Massachusetts Press. Seuss was a finalist in Narrative’s Third Annual Poetry Contest. In addition, one of her poems was the winner of the Cultural Center of Cape Cod’s 2011 National Poetry Competition. Seuss is writer in residence at Kalamazoo College in Michigan.