Czaerra Galicinao Ucol is a queer Filipino writer from Chicago. A graduate of the Asian/Pacific/American Studies Program at New York University, their work has appeared in Locked Horn Press, Marías at Sampaguitas, and beestung. Their debut poetry chapbook PISCES URGES is forthcoming from Sampaguita Press in 2023. They were a nominee for Best New Poets 2021 and Best of the Net 2021. They are the Programs and Communications Director of Luya, a Chicago-based grassroots poetry organization centering people of color. Find them on Twitter and Instagram @czaerra.