Susan Henderson is a recipient of an Academy of American Poets award and a grant from the Ludwig Vogelstein Foundation. Her work has appeared in Zoetrope, Bellevue Literary Review, South Dakota Review, Arkansas Review, Other Voices, and The Future Dictionary of America (McSweeney's Press, 2004). She writes for TheNervousBreakDown.com and runs the blog, LitPark.com, "where writers come to play."