Katie Holtmeyer


Katie Holtmeyer received an MA from Truman State University, and she currently lives, writes, and teaches in a small town in Missouri. She is a pushcart-nominated author, and her work has appeared in Vast Chasm, Stanchion Zine, and Author Magazine, among others. Her debut poetry collection, She Asked Me Where, is out with Unsolicited Press.

Selected Work

"Make-Believe Clearings"  

in Vast Chasm

"Country Curtains"

 in Stanchion 

(Pushcart Nominated)

"The Ghost of a Gin and Tonic"

in Rejection Letters


in The Shore

"The Hardest Part" 

in Words and Whispers

"Independent Detonations"

in Superfroot Magazine

"Tangled Coils"

Who Freaking Cares Contest Finalist

"Confetti Cups"

in Jupiter Review


in 3 Moon Magazine


in the lickety split

Playful Poetry (essay) 

in Author Magazine