Janet Kenning is a web designer in Colorado Springs. She is a previous winner of a Colorado Council on the Arts Fellowship Award. Her work has appeared inRunes, Ploughshares, The Laurel Review, Fine Madness, Calyx, Poet Lore, and others, and she has an MFA from the University of Iowa Writers' Workshop. Her manuscript, At Odds,was a finalist for the 2003 & 2004 National Poetry Series. Her work focuses on life in the Southwest. She lives in Colorado Springs with her children.