Katie O'Reilly is the managing editor of Ecotone Journal and a candidate within the University of North Carolina Wilmington's MFA creative writing program. She's worked as a public radio reporter, a spa magazine editor, an editorial assistant at the Huffington Post, an intern for the Onion/A.V. Club and Texas Monthly magazine, a tour guide with a Chicago-based ghost-hunting bus, and as an ESL teacher in the Czech Republic. She graduated from Northwestern University's Medill School of Journalism in 2007. Recent work appears or is forthcoming in The James Franco Review, Vela Magazine, Buzzfeed, and others.