Starr Davis is a poet and essayist from Columbus, Ohio. She has been featured in The Rumpus, Cosmonauts Avenue, and Transition Magazine—a publication of the Hutchins Center at Harvard University. Starr is the Creative Nonfiction Editor at TriQuarterly. An MFA graduate from The City College of New York, and alumna from The University of Akron, Davis tutors marginalized groups of young African American female writers for the nonprofit organization, Seeds of Fortune. She has been named a finalist for the So to Speak Journal 2020 Nonfiction Contest and Columbia Journal spring 2020 Contest in Poetry. She currently lives in Houston, Texas, where she is working on her memoir, HUSSLE.