KT Sparks is a farmer in Virginia’s Shenandoah Valley. She has work upcoming in the Kenyon Review and Prime Number Magazine, and her short fiction has appeared in Pank, Word Riot, Citron Review, Jersey Devil Press, WhiskeyPaper, and Jellyfish Review, was anthologized in The Lobsters Run Free: Bath Flash Fiction Volume Two, and was recognized in the New Millennium Writing Awards, The Moth short story competition, Tulip Tree Press, and the Bath and WriterHouse flash fiction contests.

KT received her MFA from Queens University in Charlotte, where she served as an assistant fiction editor of Qu (a literary magazine). Her novel, Four Dead Horses, a story of cowboy poetry and the obese pet mortician who loves it, was a semifinalist in Southeast Missouri State University Press’s Nilsen Prize for a First Novel, took first place in the James River Writers’ Best Unpublished Novel Contest, and was excerpted in Richmond Magazine.