Jennifer Tamayo is a writer and performer. Her collection of poems and art work, Red Missed Aches Read Missed Aches Red Mistakes Read Mistakes was selected by Cathy Park Hong as the 2010 winner of the Gatewood Prize and published by Switchback books in 2011. Her poems, videos, and criticism have most recently appeared in tender-loin, Smoking Glue Gun, The Poetry Project Newsletter, Jacket 2, and Delirious Hem, among others. JT serves as the Managing Editor at Futurepoem. She lives in Harlem.