Alice Martin received her BA in English and Creative Writing from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. During her time at UNC, she also received the Max Steele Prize in Fiction Writing. She has worked, read, and edited for the Carolina Quarterly, Press 53 Publishing Company, Algonquin Books, and Folio Literary Management. Her writing has been featured in the Carolina Quarterly, decomP magazinE, and Cellar Door, and is forthcoming in Appalachian Heritage. Currently, she works at Writers House LLC in New York City.