Samantha is the author of Confluence (Broadstone Books, 2021). A National Poetry Series finalist, her work has appeared in Iron Horse Literary Review, Colorado Review, The Missouri Review, Appalachian Review, Barren Magazine, and On the Seawall, among others. She is recipient of fellowships and awards from the Martha's Vineyard Institute of Creative Writing, The Massachusetts Poetry Festival, and the University of New Hampshire, where she completed her MFA. She has taught writing courses at the University of New Hampshire, Great Bay Community College, and the Arts + Literature Lab. She lives in New Hampshire with her corgi dog, Moose.