L.M. Brown is the author of the novels Debris and Hinterland, and the short story collections Were We Awake and Treading the Uneven Road. Both collections were featured in World Literature Today. Her stories won the Nevermore Flash Fiction Award and Press 53-Word Story Contest, and were shortlisted for the Bath Short Story Award, SmokeLong Quarterly Flash Fiction Award, and Fractured Lit Award. She has been published in over a dozen literary magazines, such as Eclectica, Litro, Fiction Southeast, Toasted Cheese, the Chiron Review, and more. She grew up in Sligo, Ireland, but now lives in Massachusetts with her husband and three daughters.