Nicole Borg is an English teacher, writer, and poet. She has been published in Lost Lake Folk Opera, Eclectica Magazine, and Nodin Poetry Anthology 2015. She was a 2014 recipient of the SEMAC Emerging Artists Grant. For five years, she was the lead editor of Green Blade Magazine of the Rural America Writers’ Center. Originally from North Dakota but having grown up in Colorado, Nicole has an appreciation for place—the mountains, the plains, and everything in between. She loves Yoga, cooking and eating, night-walks, and spending time with her family. She now lives along the lovely Mississippi River in Minnesota with her husband Glen and sons, Lyzander and Lynx.