Jillian M. Phillips is a feminist poet and writer from Northwestern Wisconsin. Her work has appeared in The Manifest Station, NonBinary Review, Heavy Feather Review, and others. Her chapbook, Pretty the Ugly, was a finalist in the Emerge Literary Journal Chapbook Contest in 2013 and was published by ELJ Publications. Jillian holds an MFA from the University of Nebraska’s MFA-in-Writing program. She is currently editing an anthology of body poetry with Matthew Silverman, Parts of the Whole.