Mindy Nettifee is an award winning writer and accomplished performance poet and storyteller. She is the author of two full-length collections Sleepyhead Assassins (Moon Tide Press) and Rise of the Trust Fall (Write Bloody Press), and a collection of essays on writing Glitter In The Blood (Write Bloody Press). She is a three time nominee for the Pushcart Prize, a Powell's Books Indie Press Best Seller, and has been featured on The Moth podcast.
She currently produces with Portland, Oregon’s Back Fence PDX, teaches the art of storytelling at Literary Arts, and performs as a regular cast member of The New Shit Show. She will be teaching a poetry and magic workshop series in the Fall of 2016.