Kaitlynn McShea is the Managing Editor of the Heartland Society of Women Writers. She is a teacher and writer from Indianapolis. In 2019, she graduated with her MA in Creative Writing from the University of Limerick with first class honors. She is currently a first-year PhD student in English Literature at Ball State University. Alongside her academic career, she is an avid Pilates instructor and student. She has work published in MYTHIC Magazine, Literary Orphans, Silver Apples Magazine, The Remington Review, and more. This is her eighth year of teaching.