Karen Fielding has a Bachelor of Science Degree in Journalism from Boston University and an MA in Creative Writing from Goldsmith's College. The chapter "City of Brotherly of Love" was published in "Lost on Purpose" by Seal Press and the first five chapters published in an anthology called "Goldfish" from Goldsmith's College for the best writing in the last five years. Fielding's poetry has appeared in literary journals Browse and Zinc in Paris; news articles have appeared in The Argus newspaper in Cape Town, South Africa, The Advocate newspaper in Provincetown, MA.; and Newsweek magazine in New York. She lives in London with her husband, two teenagers, and a really great dog.