Gina Frangello is the author of the novel My Sister's Continent (Chiasmus 2006). She was the longtime editor of the literary magazine Other Voices, and in 2005 co-founded its fiction book imprint Other Voices Books, where she is now executive editor of the Chicago office. Her short fiction has appeared widely in journals, magazines and anthologies, including StoryQuarterly, Swink, Prairie Schooner, Homewrecker: An Adultery Reader and Clackamas Literary Review. Gina has been a freelance journalist and book reviewer for the Chicago Tribune and the Chicago Reader, blogs regularly at The Nervous Breakdown, and in 2004 guest-edited the anthology Falling Backwards: Stories of Fathers and Daughters. She teaches Creative Writing at Columbia College Chicago and Northwestern University's School of Continuing Studies. Her Web site is