CooXooEii Black belongs to the Northern Arapaho tribe. He recently graduated from Colorado College, where he discovered his passion for writing. He graduated with a degree in English: Creative Writing and is currently attending The University of Memphis to receive his Master of Fine Art in poetry. His creative writing involves themes of cultural identity, cultural history, religion, and truth-telling. He thinks all art is connected somehow, and as a result, he is excited to try new modes of writing.