heather hughes hangs her heart in her current town of Somerville and her native Miami.
Her poems have recently appeared in The Adroit Journal, decomP, Glass: A Journal of Poetry, Gulf Coast, Prelude and Sidereal Magazine; and she has been a Pushcart Prize nominee. heather writes for Mass Poetry online and is an associate editor for Scoundrel Time. She MLA-ed at Harvard University Extension School in foreign language, literature, and culture and MFA-ed at Lesley University in poetry.
heather is smitten with letterpress printing and is devoted to hand-typesetting. Her work has been displayed at the Cambridge Public Library and at NASA for the James Webb Space Telescope Art Show 2017. She prints custom work and commissions as well as projects such as poetry postcards and broadsides.
She never outgrew her science fiction & fantasy obsession.
All her tattoos have wings.