Erin Fitzgerald was born in Maryland, grew up in Rochester, NY, and received a BA and an MFA in Writing from Sarah Lawrence College. She was editor in chief of now-hibernating The Northville Review, and is currently Online Editor at Barrelhouse and a staff reader for SmokeLong Quarterly. Her writing has appeared in many publications.

She lives with her husband, daughter, and two totally unrelated black cats in northwestern Connecticut. 

You'll also find her on Twitter, Facebook, Goodreads, and other places, if you look carefully.