Ali McGhee is a journalist, creative writer, and academic. Her work has appeared in The Edgar Allan Poe Review, Romantic Circles, Symbiosis: A Journal of Anglo-American Literary Relations, and Atlantic Studies. Her creative writing has been published in Slippery Elm Literary Journal and Dark Mountain. She is a Multimedia Producer for AVLtoday, also a contributor and editor for Sensible Reason, a millennial arts and culture website, and is an editor for the multimedia arts forum Holler (holleravl.org). She teaches Baptiste-inspired yoga at Pure Yoga Asheville. She is an avid cook, loves horror films, and travels whenever she gets the chance (most recently she visited Colombia, and she's heading back to Iceland in March.) Recently she was awarded a week-long writers' residency at Bloodroot Mountain.