Born: Michigan, USA
Resides: Wisconsin, USA
Kristyn Blessing is a writer, artist, and teacher. She has taught English as a Second Language and Composition at universities in Michigan, Wisconsin, and China. These places and other travels influence her writing. Her poetry has been published in Akitsu Quarterly, Ribbons, Atlas Poetica, Failed Haiku, and others.
Awards and Other Honors:
Lawrence and Elsie Klein Creative Writing Award, Michigan Technological University, 2004.
“looking down” – Pins on a Map 3rd Haiku Anthology, 2018; “my sister lifts her flute“ – Failed Haiku Vol. 3, Issue 33, Sept. 2018; “thankful too“ – Failed Haiku Vol. 2, Issue 20, August 2017; “copper mines closed“ – Issa's Untidy Hut, Wednesday Haiku #53, 2012.