sonjaSonja Johanson has recent work appearing in Still: The Journal, BOAAT, The Writer’s Almanac, and the Best American Poetry blog.  She is a contributing editor at the Found Poetry Review, the Eastern Iowa Review, and served as a contributing poet at the 2015 Breadloaf Writer’s Conference. Sonja has been nominated for Best of the Net and the Pushcart Prize, and is the author of three recently released chapbooks: Impossible Dovetail (IDES, Silver Birch Press), all those ragged scars (Choose the Sword Press), and Trees in Our Dooryards (Redbird Chapbooks).  Sonja divides her time between work in Massachusetts and her home in the mountains of western Maine.