Samantha is the author of Confluence (Broadstone Books, 2021). Her work has appeared or is forthcoming in Colorado Review, The Missouri Review, Appalachian Review, On the Seawall, and Hobart, among others. She is the recipient of fellowships and teaching grants from the Martha's Vineyard Institute of Creative Writing and the University of New Hampshire, where she completed her MFA. Currently, she serves as the Associate Director of the Connors Writing Center at UNH. She lives in New Hampshire with her corgi dog, Moose.