Ginny Wiehardt is a poet and fiction writer. Her chapbook Migration won the 2015 Gold Line Press Poetry Chapbook Contest and was published in 2016. A poetry bestseller for Small Press Distribution, it was featured by Poetry Daily and Speaking of Marvels.
Her poetry has appeared in literary journals including the Adroit Journal, Borderlands: Texas Poetry Review, Bellingham Review, Southern Humanities Review, Spoon River Poetry Review, and Willow Springs. Her work has also been included in Political Punch: Contemporary Poems on the Politics of Identity (Sundress Publications 2016). She currently seeks representation for her contemporary upper-middle-grade novel Sugar. She holds an MFA in Poetry with a concentration in fiction from the Michener Center for Writers and has been awarded residencies at Hedgebrook and Jentel. Originally from Texas, she now lives in Brooklyn, NY with her family.