M. K. Bailey has a B.A. from Brown University and an MFA in Writing from Vermont College of Fine Arts. Her short stories have been published in many literary magazines including Bellingham Review, Connecticut Review, Hunger Mountain, Confrontation and Gargoyle. She won the “New Voice in Fiction Award” from The Writer’s Voice in NYC and has received grants from New England Foundation for the Arts and Connecticut Commission of the Arts. She grew up in Cleveland, Ohio and currently lives with her husband and son on an old farmstead in Connecticut. You can read more of her published stories at www.mkbaileyauthor.com.