Krista Gromalski is a writer and co-founder of Heron’s Eye Communications. She is a native of Mahanoy City, Pennsylvania, Schuylkill County — the heart of the anthracite coal region — and currently lives in Pike County near the Upper Delaware River. She is pursuing her M.A. in Sustainable Business and Communities at Goddard College.
Some of these poems are previously unpublished; others were self-published in the chapbooks False Hounds (1996) and Fallow (1997). A few were included in the collection Lady of the Shuttles (1996), published within the anthology Calabash, a project of the Writing, Literature and Publishing Division, Emerson College.