Caryn Mohr has an M.A. in Public Affairs and a B.A. in Journalism from the University of Minnesota and enjoys taking creative nonfiction courses at the Loft Literary Center in Minneapolis. She was a finalist in the 2015-16 Loft Mentor Series in Poetry and Creative Prose in the area of creative nonfiction, and is a past participant in the Association of Writers and Writing Programs’ Writer to Writer Mentorship Program. Caryn works in sustainable development at the University of Minnesota and lives in the Twin Cities. She keeps busy with her two sons, and when she’s not mothering and writing, can be found running the local trails. She is a former newsletter editor for Literary Mama.