About Bethany

Bethany Powell’s speculative poetry has appeared in magazines like Asimov’s and Strange Horizons. She volunteers as a facilitator with Voice From Inside, doing creative writing with women in recovery and in the carceral system. In 2022, she graduated from Mount Holyoke College as a Frances Perkins Scholar. At the Odyssey Bookshop in Western Mass. she coordinates marketing and the Mount Holyoke College Store.

Bethany sits in front of a garden background with a white blooming plant, smiling into the camera. She is wearing red plaid pants and a white jacket with a class ring on her left hand showing.

Portrait photos by Francesca Marie, c. 2022