Lyndsey Ellis received her MFA in Writing from the California College of the Arts in San Francisco, CA. She’s a VONA/Voices Alumnus and was a writer-in-residence at Vermont Studio Center. Her work has been anthologized in Know The Names of Things and Crick!Crack!: Poems and Stories by Emerging Writers, as well as published in Monday Night: A Journal of New Literature, Quiet Lightning, Indigest, Heart & Soul, and 7x7 among others. Ellis currently works as a freelance writer and assistant programs coordinator for a nonprofit organization. Although she resides and enjoys living in Oakland, CA, she’s a native daughter of St. Louis, MO.