Kendra Tanacea

Kendra Tanacea, an attorney in San Francisco, holds an MFA in writing and literature from Bennington College. Her collection of poetry, A Filament Burns in Blue Degrees, was a semifinalist for the Washington Prize and a finalist for the Idaho Prize for Poetry, and will be published by Lost Horse Press in 2017. Kendra’s poems have appeared or are forthcoming in 5AM, Rattle, Pearl, Pebble Lake Review, Licking River Review, Barely South Review, Stickman Review, The Coachella Review, and Moon City Review, among others. She has a BA in English from Wellesley College. Visit her at