Ashley Roach-Freiman is a librarian and poet in Memphis, TN. She was Managing Editor of the Pinch Journal‘s Spring 2016 issue. She really loved editing the Pinch and is grateful to join the lineup of Pinch editors before her and those still to come. Issue 36.1 is out now.

Ashley has published poems in excellent journals and participated in the lit world in many ways. See more about those endeavors here. She also coordinates and hosts the Impossible Language reading series in Memphis, TN. Her work in the community was featured on the Dean’s List on the Make Memphis blog.


(photo credit: Rachel Hurley)