Lia Greenwell is a poet living in Detroit, Michigan. 

Her poems have appeared in the Missouri Review, Painted Bride Quarterly, Poecology, and Witness among other publications. She is a graduate of the MFA Program for Writers at Warren Wilson College and has received scholarships from the Rona Jaffe Foundation and the Bread Loaf Writers’ Conference. Lia has taught creative writing to high school and college students through the Girls Write Now program in New York City and as the 2015 Joan Beebe Teaching Fellow at Warren Wilson College.

She is currently at work on her first collection of poems.