ari b. cofer

about the author

ari b. cofer is a poet, writer, and author of paper girl and the knives that made her  (central avenue publishing) and unfold: poetry and prose (central avenue publishing, forthcoming 2023).


shortly after receiving her bachelor’s degree in professional writing from baylor university, she, her husband, and their two pets relocated to the pacific northwest. ari’s work has curated an engaged audience of over 50k followers on social media and has been featured on sites such as buzzfeed.

while she enjoys a good love poem, she hopes to continue her mental health advocacy by writing on topics like depression, trauma, and recovery.