ANNE HELTZEL is a Brooklyn-based author and editor. She holds a B.A. from the University of Notre Dame and an M.F.A. from The New School. Anne has lived in both India and France and has taught writing and reading workshops in each of her former homes. More recently, she participated as a mentor in NYC's Girls Write Now program. When she is not writing, Anne is furiously (and passionately) editing novels for a Manhattan publishing house. She also writes under the pseudonym Anna Collomore.