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Author photo of Amye Archer.



Amye Archer holds an MFA in Creative Nonfiction. Together with Loren Kleinman, Amye is the co-editor of My Body, My Words, an anthology on body image recognized by BUSTHello Giggles, SheKnows, POP Sugar, Honeysuckle Magazine, the Brooklyn Rail, HippocampusWOW! Women on Writing, and Bustle. Her memoir, Fat Girl, Skinny, was named runner-up for the Red Hen Press Nonfiction Manuscript Award. She has two poetry collections: BANGS and A Shotgun Life, both published by Big Table Publishing. Amye is the creator of The Fat Girl Blog, and a columnist for Feminine Collective. Amye teaches writing at the University of Scranton. You can read more about her at

For more information on Amye Archer's book If I Don't Make It, I Love You: Survivors in the Aftermath of School Shootings, co-edited with Loren Kleinman, see here.

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