Lacey Daley was born and raised in Buffalo, New York. She moved west to obtain her MFA in fiction from Boise State University, where she served as Associate Editor for The Idaho Review and taught English and Creative Writing classes. Her work has made the pages of FUSION, Prairie Margins, the top 25 in Glimmer Train’s Short Story Award for New Writers, and won both the 2014 and 2015 Glenn Balch Award. She is a teaching-writer for The Cabin, where she works with young writers in summer day camps. Aside from fiction, Lacey is the Digital Content Coordinator for Boise State Public Radio, the NPR member station in Southwest Idaho.