Caitlin M.S. Buxbaum (also known as Cait Buxbaum) is a poet, photographer, novelist and "former" journalist born and raised in Alaska. She has a Master of Arts in Teaching Secondary English from University of Alaska Anchorage and a Bachelor of Arts in Japanese Studies and English with an emphasis in Creative Writing from Gustavus Adolphus College. In her three years as a reporter, she wrote more than 600 stories for the Mat-Su Valley Frontiersman newspaper. She has published six books under her own imprint, Red Sweater Press, and has had work featured in Firethorne, Literary Juice and America's Emerging Writers: Pacific Region by Z Publishing.