Alexandra Kessler is an MFA candidate in Fiction at Brookyn College. She received her BA from The Kratz Center for Creative Writing at Goucher College in Baltimore, MD. She was awarded two summer fellowships from the Kratz Center for Creative Writing in 2013 and 2015, the 2014 Lizette Woodworth Reese Award in Fiction, the 2016 Ross Feld Award, and the 2017 Lainoff Prize for Fiction. Her work has been published byFiddleblack Press, Spartan Lit, Driftwood Press, Burrow Press, and others. She lives in Brooklyn, New York.