Vortex of Our Affections
by Claire Ibarra
Claire received her MFA in Creative Writing from Florida International University. Her poetry, fiction, and creative nonfiction have appeared in numerous anthologies and literary journals. Her poetry has appeared in such fine publications as Pirene’s Fountain, Thrush Poetry Journal, Midwest Quarterly, and “America Is Not the World” by Pankhearst Publishing. Claire enjoys photography as a means of storytelling, as well.
Claire has worked with nonprofits, teaching creative writing to incarcerated women in Florida. Currently, she teaches and lives in Denver, Colorado.