Kaitlin Smith is a writer and a future classicist. Born and raised in Ohio, she currently lives in Georgia where she is pursuing two degrees at once at Georgia State University. The first is a BA in English with a concentration in creative writing (fiction). The second is a student-planned BIS in which she designed a program of study titled "Classical Studies in Literature." This program allows her to study creative writing, classical studies, and publishing in her own way. She is on track to graduate with her BA and BIS in the Spring of 2022. Outside of academia, she works as a library assistant and as a Junior Writer for Story Terrace. She is also the Managing Editor of Wrongdoing Magazine. She was previously a literary fellow at Bookends Literary Agency under the mentorship of Emily Forney. Her poetry is featured in Allegory Ridge, Hecate Magazine, and other various publications. She intends to work in publishing after graduation. She is currently drafting the first book in a young adult fantasy series that she intends to query soon. She loves all things ancient Greece, literature, and Taylor Swift. Connect with her on Twitter and on Instagram @kaitlin_writes.