Rachel Heng's fiction has received a Pushcart Prize Special Mention and Prairie Schooner's Jane Geske Award. An extract from Suicide Club was included in The Huffington Post's "15 Stellar Short Stories You Can Read Online" list. Rachel graduated from Columbia University with a BA in Comparative Literature & Society and Economics and is currently a James A. Michener Fellow at the Michener Center for Writers, UT Austin, where she is pursuing her MFA in Fiction and Screenwriting. She is also currently an editorial assistant for the O. Henry Prize anthology. Rachel grew up in Singapore and now lives in Austin, Texas with her husband and cat.