Mary Jane Nealon, RN, MFA is the recipient of fellowships from the Fine Arts Work Center in Provincetown, the New Jersey State Council on the Arts and the Mid-Atlantic Arts Foundation. In 2004-2005 she received the Amy Lowell Poetry Traveling Scholarship. She has two collections of poetry:Rogue Apostle and Immaculate Fuel, both from Four Way Books in New York. Her memoir, Beautiful Unbroken, won the 2010 Bakeless Prize for Nonfiction and was published by Graywolf Press in 2011. She is a regular contributor to the Sun Magazine.