Ariel Kusby is a writer, editor, and bookseller based in Portland, Oregon. Her poems, stories, and reviews have previously appeared in Entropy, Bone Bouquet, Pith, 1001 Journal, Adolescent, and Hunger Mountain, amongst others. She works Ariel Kusby is a writer based in Portland, Oregon. Her poems, stories, and reviews have appeared or are forthcoming in Entropy, Bone Bouquet, SUSAN / The Journal, Bodega Magazine, Hunger Mountain, and X-R-A-Y Literary Magazine, amongst others. She has written articles for Portland Monthly, Garden Collage, and Luna Luna Magazine. Ariel works as a bookseller in the children’s room at Powell’s City of Books, and is the managing editor for Deep Overstock: the Booksellers’ Journal. Her children’s book, 'The Little Witch’s Book of Spells,' is forthcoming from Chronicle Books in Fall 2020.