Mardith Louisell’s fiction, essays and memoir can be found most recently in Best Travel Writing 2012 (Travelers’ Tales), in Solstice Literary Magazine (“Had They Learned about Jayne Mansfield?”) and at http://ipinionsyndicate.com/author/mardilouisell/. She grew up in Duluth, Minnesota, on Lake Superior and takes photos of people’s ears, which can be seen at www.mardithlouisell.com.
She lives in San Francisco where she works part-time in child welfare. Beside Myself, a book of flash fiction, is her current project.