Tisha Nemeth-Loomis earned her MFA in Creative Writing from Columbia College Chicago and teaches modern and contemporary literature at Morton College. She is the author of Terrain of My Affection (Fractal Edge Press 2010) and nominated for the Pushcart Prize 2012. Her poems have been published in Sonora Review, Peralta Press, Fringe Magazine, Columbia Poetry Review, Pacific Review and various online sites. She has served as assistant poetry editor of Court Green and won the Best Arts and Entertainment Award in 2005 from the Society of Professional Journalists for her literary critiques. Tisha lives and works in Chicago.