Photograph by Monica Acosta
Born and raised in Southern California, CD Eskilson is a queer nonbinary poet, editor, and educator. Their work appears or is forthcoming in Cosmonauts Avenue, Anti-Heroin Chic, Homology Lit, Redivider, and Barren Magazine, among others.
CD is Poetry Editor of Exposition Review and reads forSplit Lip Magazine. They are a past editor of foothill: a journal of poetry.
They are an alum of Tin House, Winter Tangerine’s NYC Workshop, the Speakeasy Project, and a scholarship recipient from the New York State Summer Writers Institute. They are currently an MFA candidate at the University of Arkansas. Ask about their houseplants.