Nathan Wade Carter is a queer poet, musician, and artist living in Portland, Oregon. His chapbook, ROYGBIV, is forthcoming from Ursus Americanus Press, summer 2017. His poetry can be found in Heavy Feather Review, Horse Less Press, Poor Claudia, Powder Keg Magazine, The Fem, and others. He is editor and founder of SUSAN / The Journal. He writes and performs songs under the name Purrbot. He is recording a new album called DNR.