Kristi Coulter is a Seattle-based essayist and fiction writer whose debut essay collection, Nothing Good Can Come From This, will be published in summer 2018 by MCD/FSG.  Her essay "Enjoli" kind of blew up the internet in August 2016, inspiring reaction pieces in TimeSlate, The New York Post, The Washington Post, and elsewhere. "Enjoli" has since been translated into three languages, taught in college courses, and adapted as a staged reading. Kristi's work has previously appeared in Glamour, The Awl, Marie Claire, Vox, Quartz, The Mississippi Review, Salon magazine's Virgin Fiction anthology, and elsewhereShe received an MFA in Creative Writing at the University of Michigan, where she won the Hopwood Award, the Roy Cowden Memorial Fellowship, and the Stephen Farrar Fellowship. She is a former Ragdale Foundation resident and recipient of a grant from the National Foundation For Advancement in the Arts (NFAA).