Kyle Liang is a first-generation-born Asian American and author of the chapbook, How to Build a House (Swan Scythe Press, 2018). His work has appeared in Anomaly, Apogee, Hobart, and elsewhere. He has been nominated for Best of the Net, Best New Poets, and Pushcart. You can find Kyle asleep at his keyboard the night before an exam, napping in his scrubs on the roof of the hospital, or on his website at