Shilo Niziolek is an Oregon based writer. Her nonfiction manuscript was awarded first runner-up & honorable mention in Red Hen Press’s Quill Prose Prize. Her work has appeared in [PANK], HerStry, Oregon Humanities, Broad River Review, Buckman Journal, Porter House Review, among others, and is forthcoming in Pork Belly Press’s zine, Love Me, Love My Belly and in Juked. She has twice been awarded artist retreats with the Spring Creek Trillium Project on Shotpouch Lands.