Tatiana is a MFA candidate in poetry at Emerson College. She works as a poetry editor for the literary journal Redivider and is a 2017 Pushcart Prize XLI nominee. Her writing explores identity, trauma, especially inherited trauma and what it means to heal. Her work is forthcoming in Santa Clara Review and Harvard University’s Transition Magazine. She has been published in Fog Machine, Hypertrophic Press, Maps for Teeth Magazine, Madcap Review and Broad! Magazine and has performed at the Boston Poetry Slam and the Bowery Poetry Club. Her self-published collection of poems “for the love of black girls” is available on Amazon.