Jeannie Kidera is an Instructional Designer at Big Think+. Her poetry and nonfiction have appeared in Writer’s Block Magazine, Caraval Journal, The Naugatuck Review, The Madison Review, New Letters Magazine, Whiskey Island Magazine, Mid-American Review, and Connotation Press. A former teacher, she holds an M.A. in Literature, an MFA in Creative Writing, and a B.A. in Communications.