AE Hines is the author of Adam in the Garden (Terrapin Books, 2024) and Any Dumb Animal (Main Street Rag, 2021). He has won the Red Wheelbarrow Prize and Palette Poetry’s Love and Eros Prize, and has been a finalist for the Montreal International Poetry Prize. His poems have been widely published in such journals as The Southern Review, Rattle, The Sun, and Alaska Quarterly. And his literary criticism can be found in American Poetry Review, Rain Taxi, and Northwest Review. He currently resides in Charlotte and Medellín, Colombia.