Ann Hostetler is the author of two volumes of poetry, Safehold (Dreamseeker Poetry Series, Cascadia Press) and Empty Room with Light, and editor of an anthology, A Cappella: Mennonite Voice in Poetry (University of Iowa Press). Her poems and essays have appeared in many journals including The American Scholar, PMLA, Poetlore, and Permafrost. She is a professor of English and creative writing at Goshen College, in Goshen, Indiana, where she chairs the English department. Her scholarship concerns multi-ethnic literature in the United States, Canada, and Ireland. She edits the Journal of Mennonite Writing and is a 200 hour RYT yoga instructor.