about Summer Koester

Summer Koester is an award-winning writer, poet, performing artist, and teacher living in Juneau, Alaska. Her work has appeared in McSweeney’s Internet Tendency, Lowestoft Chronicle, Third Wednesday, The Belladonna, Slackjaw, and more. She has studied humor writing with Second City and performs improv with various theater companies in Juneau. On her free time she writes, writes and performs songs on her guitar, and grows vegetables in a cold rainforest to feed her army of slugs.