Natalie Southworth is a writer born in the UK and now living in Montreal. Her fiction appears in The Moth Magazine, The New Quarterly, Grain Magazine, and elsewhere. Her stories won first place for the Brighton Short Story Prize, third prize for The Moth international short story prize, second place for Prairie Fire’s short fiction prize and were finalists for The New Quarterly’s Peter Hinchcliffe short fiction award and the Federation of BC Writer’s short fiction contest. She holds an MFA from the University of British Columbia.