Kathryn Higgins is writer and mom living with her two children in Connecticut. She’s been published in McSweeney’s Internet Tendency, Real Simple Magazine, Health.com, Sanskrit, Farmhousemagazine.com, The Litchfield Literary Review, ErrantParent.com, Whatever, and Musings; she has also written for various newspapers. She has a B.A. in English Lit from U.C. Berkeley (1984) and an MFA in Writing from Sarah Lawrence College (May 2009).