Jenny Bartoy is a French-American writer and a freelance developmental editor and editorial manager. Her writing has appeared or is forthcoming in Room, Permafrost Magazine, Chicago Review of Books, Literary Mama, and the anthologies Sharp Notions: Essays on the Stitching Life and Labor of Love: A Literary Mama Anthology, among other publications. She is the editor of Broken Free: Essays About Cutting Ties, an anthology about familial estrangement currently seeking representation. Jenny is an alumna of the University of Washington’s editing program and holds an MA in sociocultural anthropology from Columbia University. A mother of three, she lives in Tacoma, Washington.