Danica Novgorodoff is an artist, writer, and graphic novelist from Kentucky who currently lives in Brooklyn, NY. Her graphic novels include The Undertaking of Lily Chen; Refresh, Refresh; Slow Storm; and A Late Freeze. She has worked as a horse wrangler in Colorado, an English teacher in Ecuador, an assistant to photographer Sally Mann, a book designer, and a teacher. Her art and writing has been published in Best American Comics, Esquire, VQR, Slate, Orion, Seneca Review, Ecotone Journal, and many others. She is a 2015 fellow in literature from the New York Foundation for the Arts.