Amy R. Martin is a creative producer and multi-genre writer. Her essays, plays, and short stories have appeared in Literary Mama, Cleaver, Variant Literature, JMWW, Stonecoast Review, Penumbra, and others. One of her essays, “Oysters,” was nominated for Best of the Net 2023 by Atlas + Alice. Amy was just recently named a Virginia Center for the Creative Arts (VCCA) fellow. She serves as the Stage & Screen Editor at the Southern Review of Books and received her MFA in creative nonfiction and stage- and screenwriting from the Queens University of Charlotte.