Barbara Ruth creates art at the intersection of Potowatomee and Ashkenazi, disabled and neuroqueer, fat and yogi, not this and not that. Her photographs, memoirs, poetry and fiction appearing in the following anthologies, all published in 2015 and 2016: Tales of Our Lives: Fork In the Road; Slim Volume: This Body I Live In; Biting the Bullet: Essays on Women and Courage; Yellow Chair Review Anthology; Lunessense, a Devotional to Selene; The Spoon Knife Reader; Barking Sycamores Review Anthology; and QDA: Queer Disability Anthology. She lives in San Jose, CA.