Aristilde Paz Justine Kirby is a poet. She has chapbooks with Belladonna* (Daisy & Catherine) & Black Warrior Review (Sonnet Infinitesimal / Material Girl), the latter is also in The Best American Experimental Writing 2020. She has a radio play on Montez Press Radio (Mairead Connect Radio Club: Point A) & written an essay for Montez Press (The Envoyelle: Notes on A Conditional Form).

She has done art writing for Recess Presents @ ACE Open, Rachel Vera Steinberg’s curatorial project A faint hum, & wrote a press release for Geneva Skeen’s Double Bind (out 11/13 on Room40).  She has a poem out on the intersection of State & 2nd in a Hudson, NY community mural. She is a waitress at Lil’ Debs Oasis. She is a candidate for a Master of Fine Arts Degree at Bard College. She dances, she teaches, she does a lot. She is a serval in reverse with a twist.