Joanna Gardner, Ph.D., is a writer, mythologist, and magical realist. Her fiction, poetry, and nonfiction have appeared in a variety of venues. Her recent research focuses on creation myth
and the creative process. She is one of the founders and co-organizers of the Fates and Graces
Mythologium, a conference and retreat for mythologists in Morro Bay.
Visit Joanna’s website at joannagardner.com .