Erika Nichols-Frazer is the editor of A Tether to This World: Stories & Poems of Recovery (Main Street Rag, May 2021). Her essay collection, Feed Me, is forthcoming from Holbrook House Press (April 2022). She is a Developmental Editor for New Degree Press and the Communications Manager of the Children’s Literacy Foundation. She has an MFA from the Bennington Writing Seminars and a BA from Sarah Lawrence College. She won Noir Nation’s 2020 Golden Fedora Fiction Prize, has been nominated for a Pushcart Prize, and was shortlisted for Lunate’s 500-word story competition. Her work has appeared in Literary Orphans, Red Tree Review, Huff Post, Burningword Literary Journal, and elsewhere. She lives in Vermont with her husband, dogs, cat, and chickens.