Lucia Coppola is an ESL teacher who is originally from New York and has lived in France and California. She has a professional background in dance and body techniques. Her writing is informed by nature and traditional storytelling. Much of her work has been presented on the radio, online and in print. Her first collection of poems, “Talking With Trees” was recently published by Plants and Poetry. You can follow her on Instagram at @luciacoppolapoetry.