Courtney K. Bambrick is poetry editor of the regional literary
magazine Philadelphia Stories. Her poetry has appeared online
or in print in Apiary, Certain Circuits, Dirty Napkin, Philadelphia
Poets, Mad Poets Review, and Schuylkill Valley Journal.
She performed as part of the 2016 Welcome to Boog City Festival.
Her chapbook Rape Baby was a runner up in the 2013 Pavement
Saw chapbook competition and most of it was published as
Caring for Your Rape in the Body Map series
at The Fanzine, curated by Sarah Rose Etter. Courtney has
taught composition, creative writing, and literature at
a number of colleges and universities in the Philadelphia
area. In addition to poetry, Courtney has written and directed
adaptations of plays and musicals for young people. She
coordinates the Childrens Arts Program at Old Academy
Players in Philadelphia. She lives outside the city with
poet, painter, and musician, Peter Baroth.