Madisen Kuhn is a 23-year-old poet from Charlottesville, Virginia. She likes to explore topics of identity, belonging, sexuality, and mental illness in her work. In 2015, she self-published her first collection of poetry, Eighteen Years, after gaining a following on Tumblr and Instagram. Her second book, Please Don't Go Before I Get Better, was released May 2018 by Gallery Books. Her third book, Almost Home, will be published in October. Madisen is currently pursuing a BFA in Studio + Digital Arts with a minor in Creative Writing. She is represented by Erin Harris + Katherine Latshaw of Folio Literary Management and is a Simon & Schuster author.