Amy Ash is the winner of the 2013 Cider Press Review Book Award with her manuscript, The Open Mouth of the Vase. The winning manuscript is her first full-length collection. The Open Mouth of the Vase debuted in January, 2015.
Amy Ash is a Doctoral student at the University of Kansas. She has an MFA in creative writing/poetry and a B.A. in English and Spanish with a creative writing minor, both from New Mexico State University. Her work has been published in various journals, including Cimarron Review, Lake Effect, Inkwell, Red Clay Review, Rio Grande Review, Harpur Palate, and Mid-American Review.