About Gaia

Gaia Rajan is the author of the chapbooks Moth Funerals (Glass Poetry Press 2020) and Killing It (Black Lawrence Press 2022). Their work is published or forthcoming in Best New Poets, the 2022 Best of the Net anthology, The Kenyon Review, Post Road, AAWW, THRUSH, Split Lip Magazine, swamp pink, diode, Palette Poetry, and elsewhere. They are a poetry reader for Poetry Northwest and former intern at Poets House.   Gaia lives in Pittsburgh and New York, though they grew up in Ohio. You can find them at @gaiarajan on Twitter or Instagram

Read their work here.

RECENT POEMS // full list


Ghost Town, Ohio

Kenyon Review



2022 Best of the Net anthology



Palette Poetry


I'm available for readings, interviews, manuscript consultations/editing, talks, collaborations, etc. I'm also currently open to summer 2024 internships in publishing. I'd love to hear from you! You can also email me at grajanpoetry [at] gmail.com.