Lyd Havens is a reader and writer currently living in Boise, Idaho. Their poetry has been published or is forthcoming in Ploughshares, Poetry Northwest, and Tinderbox Poetry Journal, among others. They are the author of the chapbooks I Gave Birth to All the Ghosts Here (Nostrovia! Press, 2018) and Chokecherry (Game Over Books, 2021). Lyd recently graduated with a BFA in Creative Writing from Boise State University.