Jen McConnell received her MFA in Creative Writing from Goddard College. She has published stories in Bacopa Literary Magazine, SNReview, Clackamas Literary Review, WordRiot, Spectrum, r.kv.r.y, and the forthcoming Sports Anthology from MainStreetRag. She is also featured in Press 53’s 2011 Spotlight Anthology. Her debut short story collection Welcome, Anybody, will be published in spring 2012 by Press 53. Her website is www.jenmcconnell.com.