Crista Siglin moved to Berlin in 2017 after growing up in the Midwest. She was awarded a BFA in Painting and Creative Writing from the Kansas City Art Institute in 2015. Siglin's poetry has been published in Sprung Formal, KCAI’s compendium; Not Sorry Zine; Retrograde Craft; Likewise Magazine; A Spartan Anthology and Desolate Country: We the Poets, United, Against Trump. Siglin released her first book of poetry, Fleeting, Sacred with Spartan Press in 2015.
Crista is currently a poetry editor for SAND Journal Berlin and runs Poetry As__A Workshop. Her second book of poetry, Unpleasable Nature, was released in July 2020 by Vegetarian Alcoholic Press.