Amy Long earned an MFA from Virginia Tech’s Creative Writing Program in 2016. She holds a BA in English and Women’s Studies and a Master’s degree in Women’s Studies from the University of Florida. Amy previously worked in communications for drug policy reform and free speech advocacy groups in Santa Cruz, CA; Washington, D.C.; and New York City. Currently, she serves as a contributing editor to the drug history blog, Points. Her work has appeared in Atticus Review, Best American Experimental Writing 2015, and Heavy Feather Review, which featured Amy’s essay on lithub.com. She lives in Austin, Texas. Find her on Twitter @amylorrainelong.