Jen McConnell’s debut short story collection, Welcome, Anybody, was published in 2012 by Press 53. More recently, her fiction and poetry have been published in Luna Luna Magazine, Blue Lotus Review, The Oddville Press, Olentangy Review, Mused and Welter. She received her MFA in Creative Writing from Goddard College. Originally from California, she currently makes her home in the Midwest. Her website is

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