Julia Gaskill (she/her) is a professional daydreamer hailing from Portland, Oregon. Her work has been published through Vagabond City Lit, Nailed Magazine, FreezeRay Poetry, Knight’s Library Magazine, and more, and she’s been featured on YouTube channels such as Button Poetry, SlamFind, and Write About Now. She was included in the 2020 anthology In Absentia, and she collaborated with the band Impulse Control on the track “Television” off their latest album. Julia is also a community organizer – she has run the poetry show Slamlandia since 2018, and she co-founded The Bigfoot Regional Poetry Slam in 2019. Her debut poetry collection, weirdo, is forthcoming through Game Over Books Press in October 2022.