Dev Murphy is an illustrator, creative writer, ghostwriter, and copyeditor from Northeast Ohio. She received her BA in English (with minors in French and Drawing) from the University of Akron in 2015 and her MA in English Literature from Ohio University in 2017.
Her creative writing and poetry comics have been included or are forthcoming in The Cincinnati Review, Pithead Chapel, DIAGRAM, Tarpaulin Sky, and elsewhere. Her essay "On Sacredness" is currently on display as an installation in the Space Gallery in Pittsburgh, as part of the group art show This Sacred Thing. See a complete list of her publications here.
Her illustrations have appeared in The Guardian, The Rumpus, Brevity Magazine, and elsewhere, and she has provided the covers for books by influencer/activist Clementine Morrigan and poet Ryan Norman. See samples of her work here and here.
In her capacity as ghostwriter and copyeditor, Dev works with authors writing in all genres, including memoir/biography, fiction, self-help, religion/spirituality, and business. You can learn more about her editing and ghostwriting services here.
Dev lives in Pittsburgh with her cat, Nick.
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