Casey Fleming is a writer and teacher in Houston, Texas where she cofounded the Poison Pen Reading Series. She has a BA from Smith College, an MA from American University, and an MFA from the University of Houston. Her work appears online or in print at Sojourner’s Magazine, Fourth Genre, Gulf Coast, The OWLS Digital Writing Space, Intellectual Refuge, and Sugar & Rice. She also writes regularly about spirituality on her blog, (Non)Secular Girl. Her first son, a boy, was born in November 2014.