Blythe Nora Collier grew up in Gilroy, CA and attended school until she was seventeen years old at Mount Madonna School in the redwood forests of the Santa Cruz Mountains. In 2016 she graduated from Santa Clara University with a B.S. in Psychology. She plans to pursue graduate studies in Experimental Psychology.

Blythe’s poetry explores themes such as the tension between logic and intuition, the interplay between motion and stillness, and the meaning of home.

Photograph by Nicola Percy