Kitty Jospé is a teacher with an enthusiasm for bringing out the inner spark in others through words, language play, art tours, dance, and music. She has been an active poet since 2004 and has two books published by Foothills: Cadences (2009), which pulls work from her Pacific University MFA thesis, and Golden Smoke (2015). Her work has appeared in journals such as Nimrod, Grasslimbs, The Centrifugal Eye, Redactions, and The Song (newsletter of Christ Church where she sings in the choir and has composed liturgical poems).