Mindy Nettifee, MA is a writer, performer, teacher, and research depth psychologist. She is the author of two full-length collections of poems 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). Her newest collection Open Your Mouth Like a Bell is forthcoming April 2, 2018 on Write Bloody. 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, hosts for The Moth, provides writing and performance services as a principal at Free Delivery, and performs her work and facilitates creative workshops around the U.S. She is a PhD candidate in depth psychology and somatic studies, and offers coaching and sound healing work in private practice.