Tami Haaland is the author of three poetry collections, most recently What Does Not Return. Her poems have appeared in many periodicals and anthologies, including, Consequence, The American Journal of Poetry, Ascent, The Ecopoetry Anthology, and Healing the Divide. Her work has also been featured on The Slowdown, The Writer’s Almanac, Verse Daily, and American Life in Poetry. She was one of many poets who collaborated with UK filmmaker Anna Cady on her Elemental Dialogue series which was shown at festivals and venues in England and Scotland. A former Montana Poet Laureate, Haaland is a professor of creative writing at Montana State University Billings.