Callie Collins is a writer and editor from Texas. Her fiction and nonfiction have been published in places like The RumpusThe ToastThe CollagistPANK, and NANO Fiction, among other venues. She is the codirector of A Strange Object, a small fiction-focused press based in Austin, and the cohost of the Five Things reading series. She lives in Ann Arbor, Michigan, where she's an MFA candidate at the University of Michigan and a Civitas Fellow at Inside Out Detroit.