Megan Falley

Megan Falley [she/her] is a queer author of three full-length poetry collections, most recently Drive Here and Devastate Me [Write Bloody Publishing, 2018]. Falley co-wrote How Poetry Can Change Your Heart with poet Andrea Gibson as part of Chronicle Book’s acclaimed “how-to” series in 2019. Her chapbook, Bad Girls, Honey [Poems About Lana Del Rey] won the 2015 Tired Hearts Prize. Since foraying into nonfiction, Falley’s work was selected as the winner of the 2021 Tom Howard/John H. Reid essay prize, and was the runner up for Phoebe Journal’s 50th Anniversary Prize. Megan’s online writing course, “Poems That Don’t Suck” has been lauded as “a degree’s worth of knowledge in only a few short weeks.” She lives in Colorado with her partner and three rescue dogs.