Aaron Caycedo-Kimura

Aaron Caycedo-Kimura is a writer and visual artist. He is the author of two poetry books: the
full-length collection Common Grace (Beacon Press, 2022) and Ubasute, winner of the 2020
Slapering Hol Press Chapbook Competition. His honors include a MacDowell Fellowship, a
Robert Pinsky Global Fellowship in Poetry, a St. Botolph Club Foundation Emerging Artist
Award in Literature, and nominations for the Pushcart Prize, Best of the Net, and Best New Poets
anthologies. His work has appeared or is forthcoming in Beloit Poetry Journal, Plume Poetry,
Poetry Daily, RHINO, Pirene’s Fountain, Salamander, Cave Wall, Shenandoah, and elsewhere.
Aaron earned his MFA in creative writing from Boston University and is also the author and
illustrator of Text, Don’t Call: An Illustrated Guide to the Introverted Life (TarcherPerigee,