Kelsey Lahr is a writer and professor residing in Santa Barbara, CA. She spends her summers working as a ranger in Yosemite National Park. Her literary nonfiction has appeared in Blue Lyra Review, The Copperfield Review, Gold Man Review, Saint Katherine Review (forthcoming), and elsewhere. Her essay 'Cranes' was the first runner-up for the Green Briar Review's 2016 Nonfiction Prize. Kelsey's work has been nominated for a Pushcart Prize and publication in the Best American Science and Nature Writing series. Find more of her writing at www.kelseylahr.wordpress.com.