Chelsea Catherine is a queer, non-binary writer living in St. Petersburg, FL. After graduating from the University of Tampa with her MFA in creative writing, she moved to the Keys for two years, where she served as secretary of the Key West Writers Guild. She now lives in St. Petersburg, FL.

Most recently, she won the Mary C Mohr award for non-fiction through the Southern Indiana Review and her novel, Summer of the Cicadas, won the Quill Prose Award from Red Hen Press. It is due out in 2020.

She can be found teaching writing at Keep St. Pete Lit or popping up various writing conferences. Her favorite things are dogs and Bloody Marys.

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