is the former Assistant Director of The Writers Studio Tucson where she taught workshops for six years before moving to San Diego in 2018. Her flash fiction and prose poetry have appeared in Necessary Fiction, Mulberry Fork Review, and Naugatuck River Review. In 2016, her work received an Honorable Mention in Glimmer Train’s Short Story Award for New Writers, and in 2015, she won Carve Magazine’s First Annual Blog Contest. Janelle is now Carve‘s Production Editor. She is also a Pushcart Prize nominee and a former reader at The Masters Review. She holds a bachelor’s degree in journalism from the University of Arizona and recently earned her certificate in narrative medicine from Columbia University. Find her at janellewrites.com.