Michelle Lyn King is the editor-in-chief of Joyland. Her short stories have appeared Brooklyn Magazine, Bodega, Catapult, Electric Literature, Hobart, Joyland, New York Tyrant, The Rumpus, The Triangle House Review, and Vol. 1 Brooklyn, among others. She has taught for Brooklyn College and Catapult. She holds a BA from Emerson College and an MFA in Creative Writing from Brooklyn College.