Annette Gendler is a literary nonfiction writer, photographer, and blogger, and her memoir is titled Jumping over Shadows. Essays excerpted from the manuscript appeared in the Wall Street Journal and Tablet Magazine. Gendler regularly writes for the Washington Independent Review of Books and the Jewish Book Council. Her photography has been featured in Bella Grace Magazine and Artful Blogging. She holds an MFA in creative writing from Queens University of Charlotte and teaches memoir writing at StoryStudio Chicago.