Havin’s writings and poetry have been described as “ethereal, subtly violent, and not for the faint of heart”, receiving showcases in publications such as San Diego Poetry Annual, The Dust Magazine, Unchaste Anthology, and Humana Obscura. She is the founder of Portland-based literary series It’s Rhubarb, and her forthcoming works include a collection of poems and a non-fiction book. She was recently shortlisted for the 2021 Bridport International Creative Writing Prize in poetry. Havin is the Language Arts columnist for Oregon ArtsWatch, writer for The Oregonian, and former contributor for The Chronicle. Her writing tool of choice is a 1962 Royal Safari.