Second Wind is a public reading series pairing students in the University of Montana's Creative Writing MFA program with UM faculty, alumni, and community writers.
Skylar is currently an MFA candidate in Poetry at the University of Montana. She is originally from Florida and earned her BA at Pace University in English Literature and Gender Studies.
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Karin Schalm has published in Camas, CutBank, ep;phany, The Sun and other journals. Her poems appear in Verde Que Te Quiero Verde: Poems After Federico García Lorca, Poems Across the Big Sky II, Bright Bones: Contemporary Montana Writing and Lilac City Fairy Tales (Volumes 2 – 4). She earned an MFA from the University of Montana where she currently serves as the Creative Writing Program Coordinator.