Kari Nguyen lives in New England with her dog, husband, daughter, and twin sons. She is a two-time Pushcart Prize nominee and a two-time prize winner in the Glass Woman Prize. Her writing has received recognitions from Glimmer Train, The Binnacle, and New Hampshire Writers Magazine, and over twenty-five of her stories have been published in online and print journals, including Metazen, Boston Literary Magazine, and Istanbul Literary Review. Her work is featured in The Best of Boston Literary Magazine Volume One, edited by Robin Stratton and available through Big Table Publishing, and a collaborative story is included in The Exquisite Quartet Anthology 2012, edited by Meg Tuite and available through Lulu. Kari is the former Nonfiction Editor for Stymie: A Journal of Sport and Literature where she also directed Stymie’s “Why I Write” web series.