Natasha Akery

Natasha Akery

Teacher, Poet, CCSD

Natasha Akery is a language arts teacher and poet from Charleston, South Carolina. She graduated from the College of Charleston with a Bachelor of Arts degree in Religious Studies, specializing in biblical literature and esoteric traditions.
For three years, she was an editor and a writer for 1:1000, an online literary journal that published flash fiction paired with photographs.

She now devotes her writing practice to haiku with themes of heritage, motherhood, and spirituality. You can find her poems on Instagram (@writethreelines),  and in I Am a Furious Wish: Anthology of Lowcountry Poets, Vol. 1 published by Free Verse Press.

Her first chapbook, in [the name], is a collection of haiku inspired by the desert and biblical stories. It is available through Bottlecap Press.

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