Mary McMyne has published stories, poems, and essays in venues like Gulf Coast, Redivider, Strange Horizons, and Southern Humanities Review. Her debut poetry chapbook, Wolf Skin (Dancing Girl Press, 2014), won the Elgin Chapbook Award. She is the recipient of the Faulkner-Wisdom Prize for a Novel-in-Progress, a grant from the Sustainable Arts Foundation, and a National Endowment for the Arts Parent Fellowship to Vermont Studio Center, among other honors. A graduate of the New York University MFA Program, she is an Associate Professor of Creative Writing at Lake Superior State University. She edits fiction for Border Crossing and poetry for Enchanted Living.