Kathleen M. Heideman has been named a 2011 Fellow of the Helene Wurlitzer Foundation. She is a past fellow of the National Science Foundation’s Antarctic Artists & Writers Program. In 2010, she served as Artist-in-Residence at Badlands National Park, Writer-in-Residence at the Andrews Experimental Forest in the Willamette National Forest, and Artist-in-Residence with the San Juan National Forest. In October 2010, she will be Artist-in-Residence at Necedah National Wildlife Refuge. Her work has appeared in such journals as American Poetry Review, Folio, Willow Springs, Exquisite Corpse, Water-Stone, Conduit, Cream City Review, and Steam Ticket, and is forthcoming in Artifice. She gladly suffers wanderlust.