Natasha Burge is a writer and psychogeographer living in the Arabian Gulf region, which her family has called home for the last 60 years. She is the writer-in-residence at the Qal’at al-Bahrain Site Museum where she is working on a book of poetry and lyric essays. Her writing has been widely published and nominated for a Pushcart Prize and Best of the Net anthology.

Recent and upcoming publications include The Smart Set, Pithead Chapel, Star 82 Review, Tinderbox Poetry Journal, The Establishment, Gone Lawn, and Jersey Devil Press. Her areas of interest include speculative fiction, autotheory and memoir, feminism, mental health advocacy, geopoetics and mythogeography, modernist literature, interstitial arts, and discovering the perfect karak chai. She is currently pursuing a master’s degree in creative writing and wrestling her upcoming speculative fiction novel into shape.