Jenny Pritchett is the author of the story collection At or Near the Surface, which won the Michael Rubin Book Award. Her fiction has appeared in Boulevard, Northwest Review, Southwest Review, Salt Hill, and other journals and has been nominated for a Pushcart Prize. Previous essays have appeared on Guernica and Salon.com and in the San Francisco Weekly. She has received fellowships from the Ragdale Foundation, the Squaw Valley Community of Writers, and Tomales Bay Writing by Writers. She received her MFA in creative writing from San Francisco State University, and she teaches creative writing at the Writing Salon in San Francisco and Berkeley. She may or may not be the writer behind Jenny True: An Excruciatingly Personal Food Blog.