Amy Holman is a poet, prose writer, literary consultant, and artist. Captive is her sixth poetry book. She is the author of the collection, Wrens Fly Through This Opened Window, and four chapbooks, including the prizewinning Wait for Me, I’m Gone.
She was a 2021 NYC Poets Afloat micro-residency fellow on a historic boat in the New York harbor. Her poems have been on Verse Daily and in The Best American Poetry, and nominated by journal editors for Best of the Net and Pushcart Prizes. She grew up in northern New Jersey, and lives in Brooklyn, New York.