FOOL[ISHLY OPTIMISTIC] by Katie Aliféris is a deep-dive into soul-shaking, life-changing love. It is an invitation to own, honor, and process the truths of our bravest and most beautiful feelings of the heart; from the very beginning of affection through heartbreak… and everything that comes next.
Katie Aliféris (ah-lee-FEH-ree) is a poet and lyricist from San Francisco, California. She has shared her work at local and international literary series and events including the San Francisco State University Center for Modern Greek Studies, VelRo's Global Voices: A Celebration of Translation and International Creative Writing, and Voz Sin Tinta. Her work has been published in various anthologies, journals, and websites. Find more online via Twitter and Instagram (@Katie_Aliferis) and at KatieAliferis.com. This is Katie's first book.