April L. FordApril L. Ford was born in the Canadian Maritimes. Five days later, after hearing the sirens of cafés au lait and French pastries calling to her, she left on a jet plane for Montréal. En route to becoming a novelist, she worked as a writing mentor for incarcerated youth, theater stage manager, television series producer, and she presently serves as Managing Editor of Digital Americana Magazine and teaches creative writing at SUNY Oneonta.