Cara Marks graduated from University in Canada and is currently at the University of East Anglia on the Creative Writing Prose Fiction MA as a recipient of their North American Bursary. Her short stories have been published widely, including: Vol. 1 Brooklyn, This Side of West, The Nervous Breakdown, McSweeney’s Internet Tendency and Nudity House. She has poetry forthcoming in Highway Magazine, her short story **** was recently longlisted in the 2016 Mogford Prize for Literary Food and Drink. She was the recipient of the Hazel Partridge-Smith Scholarship in Creative Writing in 2015.