Brenda Sparks Prescott lives and writes in eastern Massachusetts and southern Vermont. A graduate of both Harvard University and the Stonecoast MFA in creative writing program, Brenda’s fiction and nonfiction have appeared in publications such as The Louisville Review, Crab Orchard Review, Portland Magazine, and the anthology Soap Opera Confidential.
Brenda has worked at major institutions in higher education and in fundraising for three decades, most recently in donor relations at Harvard University. The founder of Brenda Prescott Coordinates, an artist management company, she is also co-chief editor of Solstice Literary Magazine, an advisory board member for the Solstice MFA in creative writing program, and a founding member of Simply Not Done, a women’s writing collaborative. Brenda’s family has a long history of military service, with records stretching back to the Civil War.