David Lerner Schwartz is a writer living in Brooklyn, NY. He holds an MFA from the Bennington Writing Seminars where he was a recipient of the MFA Alumni Writer’s Grant, and a bachelor’s from Tufts University with high honors. His work has been published in SmokeLong Quarterly, New York Magazine, and more. He works as an assistant fiction editor at Four Way Review and teaches at The New School. David is happiest in a hot tub.