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Ash Phillips

Ash Phillips  is a genderqueer poet born and raised in the Bay Area. They are a maker of puns, brewer of coffee, and destroyer of gender. They are a two-time Youth Speaks' Teen Poetry Slam finalist, with their debut poem "An Open Letter to Cis People" gathering over 10,000 views. They have been dubbed Tongo Eisen-Martin's poetry heir and are the parent of two cats. They have released two chapbooks, The World Has a Timestamp (2018) and Absurdism: An Elegy for Kurt Cobain (2017).  Their most recent chapbook Blood Book will be published with Voz Sin Tinta Press November 2019.