Blue Sunshine is a horror poet from Alabama.
Blue Sunshine is a poet currently residing near Birmingham, Alabama. Their work explores trauma, queerness, and relationships through the lens of horror, constructing haunting stories around images of the body. They find time to write between classes and shifts at their local coffee shop—but when given the chance, they like to watch Boys’ Love, dance alone at the dead of night, or sink their teeth into fanfiction.
Why do you write?
"I started scribbling song lyrics in crayon when I was seven years old, and I simply haven’t stopped writing since. It’s what reminds me I am here. I am real. And I share my writing because I hope it’ll help others feel a bit more real, too."