Whitney's fiction appears in New Limestone Review, Grist, LUMINA, The Pinch, Pamplemousse, The Gateway Review, and Shirley Magazine, and is forthcoming in Ninth Letter, Moon City Review, The Laurel Review, and Solidago Journal.
Her stories have earned nods, including nominations for a Pushcart Prize and the PEN/Robert J. Dau Prize for "Daddy-o," Honorable Mention by Glimmer Train for "The Nest," and Editor's Choice by The Gateway Review for "Big Bad."
Whitney's humor can be found on various sites, including: Salon, Huffington Post, McSweeney's Internet Tendency, The Weeklings, where she served as a contributing editor, and The Big Jewel, where she sits on the editorial board.
Her past gigs in the literary world include: office manager for The Sun Magazine, reader for The Carolina Quarterly, and book reviewer for Barnes and Noble's B&N Reads. She is currently an MFA student at Spalding University and lives in Kentucky with her husband and sons.