Cole Lindemann is a writer from Chicago and a second reader for Polyphony Lit. He writes in all genres though prefers poetry and auto-fiction. In addition to Polyphony Lit, he tutors middle school students in a writing center and writes for his school's news paper. Aside from being a writer, Cole is a photographer, recognized by the Scholastic Art and Writing Awards and the IHSAE, and a musician, playing tenor sax in his Jazz band and teaching himself piano. When he's not making art, Cole is likely in the pool swimming and playing water polo competitively. His other hobbies include watching and making films, working as a horse wrangler, water skiing, sailing, and he loves being outdoors.