Marsh Rose is a freelance writer, psychotherapist, and college educator. Her first publication was in Cosmopolitan Magazine in 1994. She won first prize for Creative Nonfiction in New Millennium Writing in 2018, and her work has appeared in a variety of other publications. Marsh writes fiction for her longer work and creative nonfiction and memoir for her short stories and essays. She lives in the north San Francisco Bay area with her greyhound, Adin, and teaches psychology at Mendocino College.