Caleb Nichols is a queer poet and musician from California and is in the band, Soft People. Nichols has been a musician for more than a decade and has been actively writing poetry. His work has been featured in Unstammatic: a Microlit Journal, Brain Mill Press and Inklette. His poem, “Ken,” won an Academy of American Poets University Prize. His music has been featured on Out.com, Paste, and many other places.