Sassafras Lowrey’s books have been honored by organizations ranging from the Lambda Literary Foundation to the American Library Association and the Dog Writers Association of America. Sassafras’ work has appeared in numerous anthologies and publications including The New York Times, The Rumpus, Catapult and Narratively. Sassafras has taught at The NYC Center For Fiction, Lit Reactor, and at colleges and conferences across the country. Sassafras currently lives and writes in Portland, Oregon with hir partner, and their menagerie of dogs and cats. Learn more at www.SassafrasLowrey.com