Emily Paluba (she/her) is a 21-year-old queer poet and writer from New Jersey. She indulges in many art forms, including slam poetry, sketching, and flash fiction. She writes about anything that tugs at her soul. Her work appears in Queerlings, Full House Literary, The Normal Review, and Lavender Bones. When she’s not in her notebook, you can find her horseback riding, walking her dog, or on Instagram @eapwriting and Twitter @emilyywrites.