Jane Mortkowitz is a native of Lexington, KY. She graduated from the University of Kentucky in 2014 with Bachelor of Arts degrees in English and Classical Studies. In her spare time, when she isn't reading or writing, she enjoys knitting, competitive dancing, and stalking Darth Vader. She lives with her fourteen-pound Shih Tzu, Beast, and currently works for the Noel Studio at Eastern Kentucky University while pursuing her MFA in Creative Writing through the Bluegrass Writers Studio.
* DANTZLER & FARQUHAR CONTEST WINNERS
Each year Limestone publishes works by University of Kentucky undergraduates: the winning story of the Dantzler Award for Fiction and the winning poem of the Farquahar Award for Poetry. We are pleased to include Jane Mortkowitz, the winner of the 2014 Dantzler Award for Fiction, in this edition.