Rachel Cloud Adams is the founder and editor-in-chief of Lines + Stars. She lives in Baltimore, Maryland, and is the editor for a nonprofit advocacy association focusing on child welfare. Her poems have appeared or are forthcoming in The North American Review, Big Muddy, Salamander, Blueline, The Conium Review, Hummingbird, Memoir, and elsewhere. She is a Pushcart Prize nominee and the author of two chapbooks, What is Heard (Red Bird Press, 2013) and Sleeper (Flutter Press, 2015). Her third collection, Space and Road, is forthcoming from Semiperfect Press in 2019.