Danielle Gilyot was born and raised in New Orleans. She’s been running back home ever since. After she graduated from the University of Miami in 2003, she ran back home. After Hurricane Katrina, she lived in Houston and ran back home again. This is where you’ll find her today. Danielle finished her MFA in Fiction writing from the University of New Orleans in 2011, and participated in the VONA Miami writing workshops in January 2012.