Martha Park is a writer and illustrator from Memphis, Tennessee. She received an MFA from the Jackson Center for Creative Writing at Hollins University, and was the Philip Roth Writer-in-Residence at Bucknell University’s Stadler Center for Poetry. Her writing has appeared or is forthcoming in The Atlantic’s CityLab, Ecotone, ImageGravy, The Common, Paper DartsTerrain.org: A Journal of the Natural and Built Environments,  The Hollins Critic, at the On Being blog, and elsewhere.