Susie O’Keeffe lives at the headwaters of the Sheepscot River in Montville, Maine. She is an independent writer and teacher and a Research Associate at the College of the Atlantic. Susie holds a Master’s of Science with distinction in Environmental Management from Oxford University, England. Her writing has appeared in Spring: A Journal of Archetype and Culture, Biological Conservation, Phylogeny, the Spoon River Poetry Review, and The Maine Review. In addition to writing poetry and teaching, Susie is an organic gardener and a member of the Rewilding Leadership Counsil. She is on the board of the Northeast Wilderness Trust and Upstream Watch.