Alicia Cahalane Lewis is a poet and Master of Masters Reiki practitioner. In 2013, she graduated from Naropa University with an MFA in Creative Writing, and while there, her work featured in Not Enough Night. Aware of her tie to the Valley that goes back nine generations, she recently returned after a twenty­-five year hiatus in Maine where she raised two daughters. Her first chapbook, nebulous beginnings and strings, was published in 2016 by Tattered Press.