About

Luisa Caycedo-Kimura is a Colombian-born poet, translator, and educator. Her honors include a John K. Walsh Residency Fellowship at The Anderson Center, an Adrienne Reiner Hochstadt Fellowship at Ragdale, and a Robert Pinsky Global Fellowship in Poetry (You may read about her adventures as a Global Fellow in her Alive in Spain travel blog). Luisa holds an MFA from Boston University. A former attorney, Luisa left the legal profession to pursue her passion for writing. She has received various awards for her poetry and has been nominated for the Pushcart Prize. Her poems appear or are forthcoming in RHINO, The Cincinnati Review, Sunken Garden Poetry 1992-2011, Mid-American ReviewNashville Review, Jelly Bucket, Connecticut Review, Connecticut River Review, FRIGG, PALABRA, San Pedro River Review, Ellipsis… Literature and Art, Crack the Spine, Pilgrimage Magazine, Birch Gang Review,  and elsewhere.