Ruby Brunton is a New Zealand-raised poet and performer who now lives in Brooklyn. She's had poems in Metatron, 4 Poets, Queen Mobs and The Felt and has a regular column at Mask Magazine. Her chapbook Mother, I’d Like will be released by Ghost City Press this August. She spends a lot of time thinking about intimacy, how to create community and education alternatives. Find her on Twitter and Tumblr @rubybrunton.