Iris Ouellette is a recent MA Fiction graduate from Wilkes University's Maslow Family Graduate Program in Creative Writing. She is currently pursuing her MFA in the same program. She teaches English literature and writing at Lackawanna College in Scranton, PA. Her work has appeared in Parhelion Literary Magazine and The Snapdragon Journal. She can normally be found with a now-cold cup of tea in her hand, and close friends would describe her as "covered in cat hair."