Meredith Newlin teaches English in North Carolina. She is a graduate of LaVenson Press Studios' Women’s Writing Intensive and Full-Length Manuscript Workshop. Her writing has been featured in Firefly Ridge Literary Magazine, NC Boating Lifestyle Magazine, as well as several custom publications, including United Airlines' Hemispheres and American Cancer Society’s Triumph magazine. She holds a Bachelor of Arts from UNC-Asheville. She lives in Durham, North Carolina with her family.