Alina Happy Hansen is a Writer and Poet currently living in her hometown of Salt Lake City, Utah. A recent graduate, Alina received a BA in English with a Minor in Writing and Rhetoric Studies in May 2018. Besides writing poems and short stories, Alina enjoys listening to Stoner Metal, reading works by Modernist Writers and searching for the perfect coffin bookcase.



Finalist for 2018 Mark of Excellence Award in Feature Writing (Region 9) presented by the Society of Professional Journalists for 5 Horror Movies that Subvert Tropes of Gender, Race and Politics 


Poetry Readings for 2018:

Utah Arts Festival 

Scheduled for June 21st @ 2:30 p.m. on Big Mouth Stage


Published Poems in 2017:

Rumi Poetry Club’s: Sand and Sky

The Canticle