Donna Talarico is the founder of Hippocampus Magazine and Books and its annual conference, HippoCamp. By day she an independent content strategist in higher education. She has contributed to Guardian Higher Education Network, The Writer, mental_floss, Games World of Puzzles, and others. Her creative nonfiction appears in The Superstition Review, The Los Angeles Review, The Los Angeles Times, and Wanderlust Journal. Donna has taught branding and digital identity courses in the graduate creative writing programs at Wilkes University and Rosemont College. She lives Lancaster, Pa. with her husband, Kevin Beerman and their cat. She loves road trips, national parks, board games, greasy-spoon diner breakfasts, and museums.