Susan Comninos is the winner of the 2010 Yehuda Halevi Poetry Competition run by Tablet Magazine. Previously, her poetry appeared in Forward, Lilith, Tikkun, Judaism, Calapooya and The Blueline Anthology (Syracuse Univ. Press, 2004), among others. Her fiction recently debuted in Quarterly West. She lives in New York, where she works as a freelance journalist.