Mallory Nezam is a public artist and writer. She is the Founder and Director of STL Improv Anywhere and The Poetree Project. Nezam writes short fiction, poetry, and essays. Her recent writing on Ferguson has appeared in The Riverfront Times and is forthcoming in The Public Art Review. She is a short fiction writer for Art Animal Magazine. Nezam lives in St. Louis, MO. Follow her on Twitter @activatethecity.