Erynn Porter has BFA in Creative Writing from the New Hampshire Institute of Art; she is currently Assistant Editor for Quail Bell Magazine, along with being a book reviewer for various publications. She has been published or is forthcoming in Bust, ROAR, Entropy, Brooklyn Mag, and more. She often jumps between her interests of writing about her chronic illnesses, fiction, and to anything else that grabs her attention. You can often find her eating candy while editing her own work; she claims that candy is the perfect editing food. When Erynn isn’t editing, she’s reading with a cat curled up beside her. You can see more of her work at