Rachael Ikins is a 2016/18 Pushcart, 2013/18 CNY Book Award, 2018 Independent Book Award winner, & 2019 Vinnie Ream & Faulkner poetry finalist. A graduate of Syracuse University, she is author/illustrator of 9 books in multiple genres from fantasy to memoir, to a nonbinary poetry collection.
Born in the Fingerlakes she lives by a river with her dogs, cats, salt water fish, a garden that feeds her through winter, and riotous houseplants with a room of their own. Dragons fly by.
Find some of her works at https://www.claresongbirdspub.com/featured-authors/rachael-ikins/. Also on Amazon and Barnes & Noble.com.