Tracy Burkholder is, among other things, a writer, photographer, and massage therapist. Her writing has been published in numerous journals including PANK, The Manifest-Station, Vinyl, The Feminist Wire and The Cincinnati Review. Her essay “Proof” received a “Notable” listing in Best American Essays 2013. She holds an MFA from Bennington College and is a member of the Corporeal Writing community. Her photography can be found on Instagram (t.a.burkholder). She lives in Portland, Oregon on the native land of the Cowlitz, Grande Ronde, Clackamas and Siletz.