Amy Kurzweil is a Boston-born writer of short fiction and comics living in Brooklyn. Her short fiction has been published in Shenandoah, Hobart, Blackbird, and forthcoming in The Butter and Washington Square. Her short comics have appeared in Hot Street, Short, Fast, and Deadly, and now weekly with drDOCTOR’s dD Weekly. Thank god her graphic memoir Flying Couch will not be sequestered to her desk drawer but instead will be published by Black Balloon, an imprint of Catapult Books in Fall of 2016. Amy teaches writing and comics at Parsons The New School for Design and the Fashion Institute of Technology. Check up on all her work at amykurzweil.com or follow her on instagram @amykurzweil.