Abigail Lalonde holds an MFA in Creative Writing from Rosemont College. Her work has been featured in Sanitarium Magazine and Pretty Owl Poetry. She currently works for Literary Mama as a Literary Reflections Editorial Assistant where she writes the monthly columns, “Essential Reading” and “Now Reading.” In 2010 and 2011 she won and placed in the Judith Stark Writing contest for playwriting, poetry, and creative nonfiction. She has read for Rathalla Review and Matter Press. Abigail lives with her husband and three cats in Philadelphia. Her spirit animal is a combination of a goth teenager and Holly Golightly (from the book, not the movie. Don’t be silly).