Bethany Powell is a speculative poet and novelist. Her poetry has appeared in magazines like Asimov’s, Strange Horizons, and Liminality. She is a bookseller at Odyssey Bookshop in Western Mass. where she oversees the Mount Holyoke College Store as well as marketing.
She is seeking representation for a YA fantasy about scholarship kids clashing with nepo-babies at an arts school. Since the performing arts create literal energy that powers devices, there’s a lot at stake when the campaign for student council gets heated.