Bio

Julie Riddle
Julie Riddle is the craft-essay editor for Brevity and the creative-nonfiction editor for Rock & Sling. She works as senior writer for marketing and development at Whitworth University and is associate editor of Whitworth Today magazine.

Her memoir, The Solace of Stones: Finding a Way through Wilderness, is now out from the University of Nebraska Press/American Lives Series. Her essay, “Shadow Animals,” from her memoir manuscript, appeared in the The Georgia Review; the essay received a Special Mention in The Pushcart Prize XXXIX: Best of the Small Presses 2015 and was nominated for a National Magazine Award.