Caitlynn is a native of the Chicago suburbs, and currently resides in a run-down apartment in Chicago’s Wrigleyville neighborhood with an eccentric friend and his naughty new puppy. She’ll be completing her MFA in Nonfiction in early May, and works full time in college admissions and teaches college writing.
Current life goal: Publish her book! Buy a farm!
Loves: Bacon. Steak (rare). Frosting (vanilla buttercream). Most food. Sleeping. Boots. Hockey (go Blackhawks!) Sales! Making things with her hands. Being outside. Reading. Writing. Talking. Drinking. Watching TV. Yoga pants/shorts (not the actual act of yoga, because she kind of hates exercise). Coffee. Chocolate. Crossword puzzles.
Hates: Asparagus. Wearing flat shoes. Everything about the CTA. Spending more than $50 on anything.
Five Random Facts:
1.) She owns over 200 pairs of shoes.
2.) She has helped potty train a wombat.
3.) She can do a one-handed pushup.
4.) She is a self-proclaimed expert “wing man.”
5.) She embarrassingly knows every word of LFO’s “Summer Girls.”