AE Hines is the author of Any Dumb Animal, his debut poetry collection released from Main Street Rag in 2021. His work has appeared in American Poetry Review, The Montreal Poetry Prize Anthology, Rhino, Ninth Letter, The Missouri Review, I-70 Review, Sycamore Review, and Tar River Poetry, among other places. Originally from North Carolina, he lived for many years in Portland, Oregon, and now resides part-time in Medellín, Colombia. He is currently pursuing his MFA in Writing at Pacific University.