All illustrations on this site are by Krysten Brown, from the chapbook sorry it's so small. She also designed covers for The Arrow and Dear Lil Wayne. Krysten is an creative director, book designer and illustrator based in Austin, Texas, and she is so cool.

poems & creative

lauren ireland



Lauren Ireland grew up in southern Maryland and coastal Virginia. She is a graduate of the MFA program for Poets and Writers at the University of Massachusetts-Amherst. Lauren is the author of FEELINGS (forthcoming from Trembling Pillow Press, 2017), The Arrow (Coconut Books, 2014), Dear Lil Wayne (Magic Helicopter Press, 2014), and two chapbooks, Sorry It's So Small (Factory Hollow Press, 2011) and Olga & Fritz (Mondo Bummer Press, 2011). With Stephen Danos, she curates Seattle's Monorail Reading Series. She lives in Seattle with her husband and her husband's cat.