J.M. Farkas is the author of Be Brave: An Unlikely Manual for Erasing Heartbreak—an erasure of Beowulf. Her poetry appears in Boxcar Poetry Review, Hanging Loose, Painted Bride Quarterly, and Forklift, Ohio, and she has written for The New York Times, Electric Literature, and Buzzfeed. Her next book, How to Be a Poet, an erasure of Ovid, is forthcoming. You can find more of her work at: jmfarkas.com.