About the Author
Caridad Moro-Gronlier is the author Visionware (Finishing Line Press). She is the recipient of an Elizabeth George Foundation Grant, a Florida Individual Artist Fellowship in poetry and a four time Pushcart Prize nominee. Her work has appeared or is forthcoming in The Reading Queer Anthology, Bridges To/From Cuba, The Antioch Review, The Collapsar, The Notre Dame Review, The South Florida Poetry Journal, This Assignment Is So Gay: LGBTIQ Poets on the Art of Teaching, The Lavender Review, and others. In 2016 she was awarded a Unity Coalition Educator Leadership Award for her work with LGBTIQ youth and was also named a 2017 Francisco R. Walker Teacher of the Year Award nominee. She is a dual-enrollment English instructor for Miami Dade Public Schools in conjunction with FIU, an English professor for Miami Dade College and the Editor-In-Chief of The Orange Island Review. She resides in Miami, FL with her wife and son.