RK Fauth is the author of A Dream in Which I Am Playing with Bees, winner of the Walt MacDonald First Book Prize in Poetry (Texas Tech University Press, 2024). She earned a Master’s degree in English from Georgetown University, where she also served as a Lannan Poetry Fellow. Her writing has appeared in POETRY Magazine, Poem-a-Day, West Trade Review, AGNI Literary Journal, and elsewhere. Fauth has held fellowships and distinctions from the Fulbright Program, the Oak Spring Garden Foundation, the Lannan Center for Poetics and Social Practice, and the Academy of American Poets. She currently lives in Asheville, North Carolina.