Katherine Factor is a children's book author, poet, book coach, and editor. She is the author of a book of poems, A Sybil Society, and three Choose Your Own Adventure interactive novels including Spies: Mata Hari, Spies: Harry Houdini, and Spies: Spy for Cleopatra.
Her poems and prose can be found online and in print at TYPO, Wave Conjunctions, Interim, femaleandfungi.com, Rescue Press, TIGHT, Wesleyan Books, Quarterly West, Poets for Living Waters, Occupy Poetry, DIAGRAM, the Colorado Review, and at Coldfront’s Poets off Poetry, and via audio at WFMU.
Katherine earned her MFA in Poetry from the University of Iowa and has held positions as the Poet-in-Residence at Idyllwild Arts Academy, Interlochen Arts Academy, and as assistant editor of inter|rupture. She has taught at Agustana, The University of Iowa,Concordia University, Interlochen and Idyllwild Arts academies, as well as for summer programs.