Ashley Strosnider is a writer and editor with a penchant for red ink and black coffee. Ashley holds an MFA in creative writing from the University of South Carolina. Her work appears in Fifth Wednesday, Nashville Review, and Smokelong Quarterly, among others. Her reviews appear in Publishers Weekly and elsewhere, and she is the fiction editor at Pithead Chapel. She is at work on new stories and a novel. She lives in Nebraska, where she thrives on the rhythm of the nine to five as the managing editor at Prairie Schooner.