Meghan MacNamara earned her Master of Fine Arts degree from Vermont College. Her work has appeared in Fourth Genre, Spittoon Magazine (where her essay won Best of 2011), The Citron Review, Les Femmes Folles, and Hippocampus Magazine. She teaches writing and medical humanities in Lancaster, PA, where she lives with her husband and two dogs. Aside from writing and teaching, Meghan is an active part of the Death Cafe movement in her community.