Hannah Bishop

in collaboration with wetlands scientist, Carolyn Gorss

Oxidized Rhizospheres













Hannah Bishop received her MFA in poetry from the University of Massachusetts Amherst. She is originally from New Jersey and now lives in Japan. She works in a gastroenterology office but usually prefers reading poems to looking at pictures of intestines. Her work has appeared in Noble / Gas Qtrly, Seneca Review, Eye Flash Poetry, ellipses, Faultline, and Yes Poetry.

Carolyn Gorss is a Professional Wetland Scientist working in Massachusetts. She received her BS in Environmental Science and MS in Environmental Conservation at the University of Massachusetts Amherst. Her love of the natural world fuels both her work and hobbies. Carolyn enjoys practicing art (@cgorss_art on Instagram), reading, exploring, birdwatching, and tending to her indoor plants.