Jane Binns is author of Broken Whole: A Memoir (She Writes Press) and is an English composition instructor at Arapahoe Community College in Littleton, Colorado. She holds a B.S. from Eastern Michigan University, an M.S. in education from Syracuse University, and an M.F.A. in prose from Naropa University. In 1998, she was awarded the Jack Kerouac Award for Prose. She was the managing editor of Bombay Gin with Lisa Birman from 1998 to 1999. She lives in Colorado.