Ahja Fox is the Aurora, Colorado Poet Laureate (‘22 -’26 term). She can be found around Colorado participating at various events or co-hosting Art of Storytelling. She graduated from University of Colorado Denver with a B.A in English/ Creative Writing and also acquired a minor in Psychology during her time there. She publishes in online and print journals like Five:2:One, LEVELER, Wrongdoing Magazine, Okay Donkey, SWWIM, Driftwood Press and more. Ahja has been a Best of the Net! and Pushcart Prize nominee and was also a 2021 CAAPP Book Prize finalist. Her other literary-related duties have included, being a managing editor for Homology Lit, an assistant poetry editor for Copper Nickel, an editor, workshop professor, and academic director for Poetix University and more. Discover: