Lillie Gardner is a writer and piano instructor in St. Paul, Minnesota. Her creative nonfiction and fiction have been published in the Delmarva Review, Long River Review, Slag Review, and more. She’s an essays reader for Hippocampus Magazine and a book reviewer for EcoLit Books. Lillie studied music and writing at New York University and holds a doctorate in piano performance from the University of Connecticut. She’s currently writing her first memoir.