Amanda Chemeche's writing has appeared or is forthcoming from The Forward, Popula, Michigan Quarterly Review, Medium, and Litro. She was born in New York City and grew up in the Chelsea Hotel. She has an MA in American studies and an MA in East Asian studies from Yale University. She is currently attending Trinity College in Dublin, Ireland, where she is completing an MPhil in creative writing. She can be found on Twitter @AChemeche.