Arra Ross is the author of the novel-in-verse, Seedlip
and Sweet Apple, published by Milkweed Editions. Her work has appeared or is forthcoming in journals including The Iowa Review, Prairie Schooner, Hayden’s Ferry, Tupelo Quarterly, Alimentum, and Spoon River Poetry Review. The recipient of an Academy of American Poets Prize, her work has also been featured on Verse Daily
and the Academy of American Poets' Poem-a-Day series. She teaches creative writing at Saginaw Valley State University, where she also runs the Voices in the Valley Reading Series. She lives on the Pine River with her husband and son.