Amy E. Casey is a writer and illustrator who lives in Wisconsin. A lover of environments, monsters, and the unstoppable will to create, she views poetry and fiction as a way of life. In addition to Split Rock Review, her work has previously been featured in Psaltery & Lyre and Sheepshead Review. She is currently working on her first novel (and more poems) at her home near the cold shoreline of Lake Michigan. Follow her writing and reading life on Instagram @amy_e_casey.