Ursula DeYoung, founder of Embark, lives in Cambridge, Massachusetts. Her first novel, Shorecliff—a family drama set in 1920s Maine—was published by Little, Brown in 2013. She has also written a series of essays on Neglected Authors from the 19th and early 20th centuries. In addition to writing and working as a freelance editor, she teaches budding novelists at the GrubStreet Writing Center in Boston. You can find out more about her work on her Author Website.