Sarah Kasbeer's writing appears or is forthcoming in Elle, Jezebel, The Normal School, Midwestern Gothic, The Rumpus, Salon, Vice, and elsewhere. Her essay "Is It Cancer" received notable mention from the Best American Essays. She lives in New York City, where she works as a writer for Eileen Fisher, a job she explains to her parents as "what Elaine Benes did for the J. Peterman catalog." Email her at