Kenyatta JP Garcia currently resides in Albany, NY after spending their youth in Brooklyn and Queens. They spent ten years as a cook after graduating from SUNY Albany with a BA in English/Philosophy. Since leaving the restaurant business, they have received a second BA in Linguistics and work the graveyard shift where they spend my nights putting boxes on shelves. They’re also the author of Slow Living (West Vine Press), Yawning On The Sands, Enter the After-Garde, and This Sentimental Education. And, an editor at Rigorous. And follow them on Twitter @KJPGarcia.