Catherine Campbell is a fiction writer and essayist. Her work appears or is forthcoming in The New York Times, McSweeney's, Writer's Digest, The Millions, Brain, Child Magazine, Kenyon Review, Ploughshares, and elsewhere. She also ghostwrites articles for high-profile clients in national magazines such as Inc., Harvard Business Review, and Foundr Mag.
Catherine is a former graduate creative writing professor. She also has 10 years of marketing experience. She currently owns a national marketing consultancy serving sustainable & triple bottom line companies.
She earned her Bachelor of Arts degree in Literature and Writing at UNC-Asheville and her MFA in Writing at Queens University. Catherine lives in Asheville with her son Thaddeus and her partner, the writer Brandon Amico.
Her current projects include: a novel about the unlikely friendship formed between a disfigured cemetery groundskeeper and the student assigned to him for a history report, and a memoir-in-essays about her years as a circus fire performer that reflects on being a circus wife, mother, and independent woman.