KaiaPreus

Kaia Preus

Kaia is a writer and teacher based in Minneapolis, Minnesota. Her first book, The War Requiem, was published by Essay Press in April 2020, and her short stories and essays have appeared in a number of national literary journals including Pleiades, The Drum, and Brevity’s Nonfiction Blog. She was a 2019 Author Fellow through the Martha’s Vineyard Institute of Creative Writing and has taught Creative Writing at a local high school and at the Loft Literary Center in Minneapolis. She holds an MFA in Creative Writing from Hollins University and a BA in English from St. Olaf College.