Christina Stoddard is the author of Hive, winner of the Brittingham Prize in Poetry and forthcoming in 2015 from the University of Wisconsin Press. Her poems have appeared in various journals including Asheville Poetry Review, DIAGRAM, The Pinch. Spoon River Poetry Review, and Waccamaw. Originally from Tacoma, WA, Christina received her MFA from the University of North Carolina at Greensboro, where she was the Fred Chappell Fellow. Christina is a Contributing Editor at Cave Wall and in 2014 she joined the staff of Tupelo Quarterly as an Associate Editor. She currently lives in Nashville, TN where she is the Managing Editor of a scholarly journal in economics and decision theory.