Nancy Lynée Woo is an incorrigible optimist, a PEN Center USA Emerging Voices Fellow, the founding editor of Lucid Moose Lit, a social justice-focused press, and a Pushcart Prize- and Meridian-nominated poet. She recently released her second poetry chapbook, called Bearing the Juice of It All (Finishing Line Press, 2016). Her first chapbook, Rampant, was published in 2014 with Sadie Girl Press. At the same time, she had great fun recording a poetry-music CD called “Face the Blaze” with Blacksheep Music Productions. She holds a degree in Sociology from UC Santa Cruz, and lives in Long Beach, California, where she works as a freelance writer and editor.