Grace Talusan was born in the Philippines and grew up in the US. She writes fiction and essays with recent publications in Best American Medical Writing 2009 and Solstice:a magazine of diverse voices. She contributes book reviews to The Rumpus. She teaches writing at Tufts University and Grub Street. For more, visit http://gracetalusan.com/
Her flash fiction piece "The Girl in the Red Dress" appeared in the May 2010 issue of The Drum.