Izzy Wasserstein was born and raised in Kansas. She is the author of the poetry collectionsThis Ecstasy They Call Damnation (a Kansas Notable Book) andWhen Creation Falls. Her poetry and fiction have appeared widely in publications such asPrairie Schooner, Clarkesworld, andCrab Orchard Review. She is a Lecturer in English at Washburn University, and shares a home with several furry companions and her wife, the writer Nora E. Derrington.
This Ecstasy They Call Damnation(Woodley Press, 2012)