This week we welcome back Amy Glynn Greacen as our guest blogger. Amy grew up outside San Francisco. She holds degrees from Mount Holyoke College and Lancaster University, England. Her work has appeared in The New Criterion, Poetry Northwest, The Best American Poetry 2010, and elsewhere. Amy is also a novelist and food writer, and is a five-time alumna of the Sewanee Writers' Conference. She lives in the Bay Area with her family.