Janel Spencer is a poet and teacher from Tucson, Arizona. She graduated from San Diego State University in 2017 with her MFA in Creative Writing with a specialty in Poetry and currently teaches at Pima Community College. Her writing has appeared in Madwoman Etc, TSPJ, Hyperion, the San Diego Poetry Annual, and the Magee Park Poets Anthology. She previously was a member of Calypso Editions Press and a contributing editor for Poetry International. Her passions also include singing and travel.
Photo courtesy of Elena Valdés Chavarría.