Jennifer Simpson is in the final stretch of the MFA program at the University of New Mexico– working on her dissertation, “Reconstructing My Mother,” a memoir. She is the founder and co-host of Duke City DimeStories, a monthy open mic for prose, and serves as managing editor for Blue Mesa Review. Her work has been published in Bartleby Snopes, Creative Human, and welding industry trade magazines likePractical Welding Today. Jennifer has worked as editor and written for several corporate blogs and specializes in search engine optimization (SEO) friendly web writing, creating and managing online presence, as well as blog design and planning. Small Group and Consultation Contributor.