Katherine Davis has outlived cancer, emotional abuse, and mental and physical turmoil and finds new ways every day to thrive in a world that mostly misunderstands. She stands for hope, persistence, and the power of truth in connection with others. Her books tell the story of her struggle to overcome complex trauma.
Katherine earned a Ph.D. specializing in American poetry from Duke University. Her poems have previously appeared in Weber, Stepping Stones, Wild Goose Review, Convergence, Sheila-na-gig, The Oddville Press, Literary Heist, Menacing Hedge, The Laurel Review, s/tick, and BOMBFIRE. She has been nominated for Best of the Net and a Pushcart Prize.