E. D. Watson (she/they) is a poet and fiction writer. Their work has been nominated for a Pushcart Prize and was selected as a finalist for the Rueben Rose International Poetry Prize. They earned an MFA in Creative Writing from Texas State University, and are in training with the Institute for Poetic Medicine. They work at a public library and believe poetry is a free, powerful tool for healing and self-discovery available to everyone. They also enjoy Kung-fu movies and making pilgrimages.