Elizabeth Quiñones-Zaldaña lives and writes in southern Nevada. She earned a B.A. in English from the University of Nevada Las Vegas. Her poetry has been published in From Snowcaps to Desert Flats: An Anthology of Latino Writers in Nevada, Helen: A Literary Magazine, 300 Days of Sun, Nevada Public Radio’s Desert Companion, and elsewhere. In 2019, her chapbook, Bougainvillea, was published by Tolsun Books.