Marlo Koch is a writer and artist working in Chicago. In February 2019 she was a writer-in-residence at the Wassaic Project in Upstate New York, and has recently performed her poetry at Gallery 400, North Pole Exhibitions, and Chicago Artists Coalition. She holds an MFA in Studio Art from the University of Illinois at Chicago and a BFA from Columbia College. Her work is forthcoming from Peach Mag and Sobotka Literary Magazine, and was shown at North Pole Exhibitions and Western Pole in November 2019. Her poem, "Get Some Light in My Brain", was nominated for a Pushcart Prize in 2019.