Jill Orr is a writer living in Columbia, Missouri, with her husband and children. She writes a parenting column for COMO Living magazine and her work has appeared in National Horseman, Waterways, and the Columbia Business Times. Jill was a speaker at the 2013 Listen to Your Mother Show in St. Louis, and she posts humor essays on her blog, An Exercise in Narcissism. Jill has a bachelor's degree in Journalism and a master's degree in Social Work from the University of Missouri.  The Good Byline is her first novel.