MARY MCMYNE is the author of the Elgin award-winning poetry chapbook, Wolf Skin (Dancing Girl Press, 2014). She has received the Faulkner-Wisdom Prize for a Novel-in-Progress, a Sustainable Arts Foundation Promise Award, and a National Endowment for the Arts Parent Fellowship to Vermont Studio Center. Additional support for her writing has been provided by the Marguerite McGlinn National Prize for Fiction. Her stories, essays, and poems have appeared in venues like Gulf Coast, Chattahoochee Review, Ninth Letter, Cimarron Review, Southern Humanities Review, and Los Angeles Review. Her collaborative texts and poems have been performed by dancers and musicians in Sault Ste. Marie and Baltimore. A graduate of New York University and Louisiana State University, she is an Associate Professor of English and Creative Writing at Lake Superior State University. She edits fiction for Border Crossing and poetry for Faerie Magazine.