Meet binderful contributor Jill Grunenwald


Called a "stylish and sparkly writer" by the New York Times, Jill is an INTJ Slytherin with a tendency to talk in all caps when she's really excited about something. She believes CLEVELAND IS THE BEST CITY IN THE ENTIRE WORLD and lives there with her significant other and four cats. A former librarian, she now works as a communications specialist at OverDrive, the leading ebook and audiobook app for libraries and schools, where she is also the creator and co-host of the Professional Book Nerds podcast.

Jill has her BFA in Creative Writing from Bowling Green State University and her Masters in Library and Information Science from the University of Kentucky. She blogs about body liberation and being your own hero at The Year of the Phoenix and is the author of the slow runner memoir Running with a Police Escort: Tales from the Back of the Pack. Other writing has appeared in The Millions, BUST, and


Twitter and Instagram @Jill_Grun (SAY HELLO!)