Christine Brooks is a midnight novelist, feral poet, and small wave ambassador who who recently moved from Massachusetts to an island paradise in the Pacific Northwest with her very opinionated dog, Clancy. She graduated from Western New England University with her B.A. in Literature and holds her M.F.A. in Creative Nonfiction from Bay Path University. Christine enjoys traveling all parts of the world in search of the perfect beach, break, and hammock. Her first book of poetry, The Cigar Box Poems, was released in February 2020. Her second book, beyond the paneling, was released March 2021. Her two poems, "Injustice" and "Writer's Tears" appear in the best selling anthology by Vita Brevis Press 2021.