Nicole Santalucia is a literary citizen of the first rank. In addition to her workshops at Shippensburg University, she leads workshops at the Cumberland County Prison, the public library, the Boys and Girls Club, and nursing homes. She is the author of Because I Did Not Die (Bordighera Press). Her work appears in The Cincinnati Review, The Boiler Journal, Hawaii Pacific Review, Pittsburgh Poetry Review, Oklahoma Review, and numerous other journals. She makes her home in Pennsylvania, a state that she would “never want to visit.”