Photography: Erik Gibelyou / Photo editing: Jolene Hamilton

Taylor Solano is a writer and educator from upstate New York. Her writing has appeared in Floated Alternative Culture Magazine, The Lamron, For Women Who Roar, Other Worldly Women Press, South Florida Poetry Journal, and The Elevation Review.

Her poetry has showcased in several art shows, including “Tre Prospettive (Three Perspectives)” at Hart Gallery 27 and “The Body Is a Vessel for the Spirit” at Art Center of Rochester.

In June 2020, Taylor was a featured author of the Literary Partners Series at Writers & Books.

In addition to 7 years of traditional K-12 teaching, Taylor has taught writing workshops in Rochester, New York; Ann Arbor, Michigan; and Cortona, Italy. She and her husband make their home in Rochester, New York, where they enjoy taking day trips around the Finger Lakes.