Morgan Talty was born in Bridgeport, Connecticut, and grew up on the Penobscot Indian Nation in Maine. He received his B.A. in Native American studies from Dartmouth College and an MFA from the University of Southern Maine, Stonecoast. Talty’s fiction has appeared or will appear in The Georgia Review, Shenandoah, Narrative, and elsewhere. He lives in Levant, Maine.