R Cathey Daniels grew up in the mountains of Western North Carolina, attended Brevard College and graduated from the University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill with a master’s degree in education. She is a 2016 graduate of the Stanford University Novel Writing Program. When Daniels isn’t writing, she can be found in her garden, hiking, or shooting hoops with her grandchildren in her backyard in Oak Ridge, Tennessee.
Patricia Horvath is the author of the memoir All the Difference (Etruscan Press). Her stories and essays have been published widely in literary journals including The Massachusetts Review, The Los Angeles Review, Confrontation, and Shenandoah. She is the recipient of New York Foundation for the Arts Fellowships in both fiction and literary nonfiction, the Goldenberg Prize for Fiction at Bellevue Literary Review, and the Frank O’Connor Award for Fiction at descant. She teaches at Framingham State University.