Amy Strauss Friedman teaches English at Harper College and at Northwestern’s Center for Talent Development. She earned her MA in Comparative Literature from Northwestern University. Amy is a regular contributor to the newspaper Newcity and a staff writer for Yellow Chair Review. Her poetry has appeared or is forthcoming in Kentucky Review, Red Paint Hill, FLAPPERHOUSE, Lunch Ticket, HOUND, Typehouse and elsewhere. Her work can be found at amystraussfriedman.com.