Jessica Lanay is the winner of the 2020 Naomi Long Madgett Poetry Award offered by Broadside Lotus Press. Ms. Lanay holds an MFA in Creative Writing from the University of Pittsburgh, and an MA in Latin American and Caribbean Studies from the University of Wisconsin-Madison. Her poetry has appeared in many journals, including Sugar House Review, Fugue, A Bad Penny Review, and Indiana Review. She was nominated for a Pushcart Prize for her poem Milk. Milk. Milk, which appeared in The Normal School. Her short fiction was most recently published in Tahoma Literary Review. am-phib-ian will be her first published poetry collection.