Marie Scarles is a writer, editor, artist, and educator based in West Philadelphia. She is a graduate student at Temple University’s School of Social Work and currently works as a media specialist for the Rutgers Adjunct Faculty Union (AAUP-AFT-PTLFC), of which she is a proud member.

Marie received a BA from Wesleyan University  and an MFA in creative writing from Rutgers University. Her critical and creative work can be found in Los Angeles Review of Books, The Believer, Entropy, The Rumpus, Prolit, and Bomb Cyclone, and elsewhere.