Willa Carroll is the author of Nerve Chorus (The Word Works, September 2018). A finalist for The Georgia Poetry Prize, she was the winner of The TQ7 Poetry Prize, and her poem “No Final Curtain” won First Place in Narrative’s Third Annual Poetry Contest. Video readings of her poems were featured in Narrative Outloud and Tuesday; A Reading Project. Carroll has a BA and MFA from Bennington College and has taught at universities, writing centers, and public schools. A former experimental dancer and actor, she has collaborated with numerous performers and artists, including text-based projects with her filmmaker husband. She lives in NYC.