Shay Alexi is a poet, performance artist, and writer based out of Atlanta, GA. They are the author of Diary of a Ghost Girl (Glass Poetry Press, 2019). Shay's work explores the intersection of tenderness and aggression- navigating queerness, girlhood, and various forms of softness. Shay has been featured by Button Poetry, Write About Now, Tinderbox Poetry Journal, Glass: a Journal of Poetry, and FreezeRay Poetry, amongst others. See more of their work at www.shayalexipoetry.com.