Ginger Moran is the mother of two sons, works at the University of Virginia, and edits Iris: A Magazine for Thinking Young Women. Her stories and essays have won awards: a first place award in 2011 in the creative nonfiction category in The Baltimore Review and an award for fiction in 2006 in the Charlottesville Hook fiction contest. Her most recent work can be found in the Richmond Family Magazine and at Salon.com. Ms. Moran has essays forthcoming in Cream City Review, The Baltimore Review, and Oxford American. Please visit her website for more information.