by Kim Upchurch
Photography by Nicole Moore
Kim Upchurch is an emerging poet and writer from Austin, Texas.A former educator, she also serves as the primary caregiver for one of her daughters who has cerebral palsy, a role which has given a deeper understanding of diversity, adversity, and our shared humanity.
Hailing from San Antonio, Nicole Marie Moore travels to West Texas during chili fest season as often as she can. Her interest in photography also draws her to the majesty of this landscape, soul-inspiring and unique. She currently holds an MFA in Creative Writing Poetry from Texas State University.