A writer, editor, and teacher living on the South Side Slopes of Pittsburgh, Sherrie Flick is the author of a novel and two short story collections. She has received honors from The Pennsylvania Council on the Arts, The Creative Nonfiction Foundation, Sewanee Writers’ Conference, and Atlantic Center for the Arts. Her nonfiction appears in The Wall Street Journal, Ploughshares, Pittsburgh Magazine, and Creative Nonfiction. She served as series editor for The Best Small Fictions 2018 and is co-editor for Flash Fiction America, forthcoming from Norton in 2022. She teaches in the MFA and Food Studies programs at Chatham University.