Natalia L. Rudychev was born in St.Petersburg, Russia in 1971.
She has two MA degrees in linguistics and literature studies. Currently
she is working toward a PhD degree in philosophy at Duquesne University. She has
several scholarly publications on Tarkovsky, Joyce, Deleuze, and Hegel
(International Studies in Philosophy, RuBrica, Vestnik)
She is a member of the Haiku Society of America and Tanka
Society of America. Her poems have been published or are forthcoming in
bottle rockets, red lights, Ribbons, Presence, Quill, Pen, Vestnik, Aporetika,
American Open Mike, and lexicon. Natalia is an amateur photographer. She finds delight in nature's little wonders.