MARY MCMYNE is the author of the Elgin Award-winning poetry chapbook, Wolf Skin (Dancing Girl Press, 2014). Her fiction 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 artist fellowship to Vermont Studio Center, among other honors. Her poetry and prose has appeared widely in venues like Gulf Coast, Chattahoochee Review, Ninth Letter, Cimarron Review, Painted Bride Quarterly, Southern Humanities Review, Word Riot, Los Angeles Review, Philadelphia Stories, and Apex Magazine. A graduate of New York University and Louisiana State University, she is an Associate Professor of English at Lake Superior State University, where she co-edits the journal Border Crossing. She edits poetry for Faerie Magazine.