DW McKinney is a writer and editor with a bachelor’s in Biology from Dominican University of California and a master of arts in Anthropology from Texas State University.

She is currently the book reviews editor for Linden Avenue Literary Journal and previously served as the creative non-fiction editor for The Tishman Review. She has lived many lives as a biologist, chemist, anthropologist, personal assistant, cafeteria worker, and more.

DW is a SoCal native now living in Nevada with her family and beloved orchids. She dreams of one day owning a greenhouse. And writing a book.