Kimberly Kemler's poetry has appeared in or is forthcoming from Rattle, TSR Online, Hampden-Sydney Poetry Review, and elsewhere. Her poem, "From Oblivious Waters," was a finalist for the 2019 Rattle Poetry Prize. Her chapbook, sacraments was a finalist for the Paper Nautilus 2019 Vella Chapbook Contest as well as the Baltic Writing Residency Poetry Chapbook Contest. She was the recipient of the 2019 Elizabeth K. Moser Fund for Poetry Studies Fellowship from Johns Hopkins University’s the Writing Seminars, where she received her MFA in poetry in 2019. Kimberly Kemler currently lives in Baltimore, MD, where she is working on her first full-length collection.