Natalie Sypolt Bio

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Natalie Sypolt, editor

Natalie Sypolt lives and writes in West Virginia.  She is the author of The Sound of Holding Your Breath, a collection of stories (Vandalia/WVU Press, 2018).  Additionally, she has served as a literary editor for the Anthology of Appalachian Writers, has been on the selection committee for the prestigious Weatherford Award in Fiction, and participates in Women of Appalachia (a juried reading series).  Natalie currently works as an Assistant Professor at Pierpont Community & Technical College. She lives with some hound dogs and cats.  Visit her online at