Amy Stewart completed an MA in Creative Writing at York St John University in 2019, for which she won the annual Programme Prize. She is currently studying for a PhD at the University of Sheffield, centred around female circus artists and the carnivalesque. Amy’s work can be found in The York Journal, Aurora Journal, Bandit Fiction and Ellipsis Zine, as well as the upcoming Test Signal anthology from Bloomsbury and Dead Ink Books (July 2021). She also received a Highly Commended Award in the 2019 Bridport Prize for her short story, ‘Wolf Women’, judged by Kirsty Logan. Amy lives in York with her fiancé and their rescue dog.