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After Ida

Elise Winn

‘The year I turned seventeen, the cicada chorus was deafening, as if they were impatient for the real beginning of summer and didn’t realize they were it.’

Elise Winn

Elise Winn’s stories have appeared in American Short Fiction, Hobart, The Indiana Review and The Iowa Review. She is the recipient of the 2013 Iowa Review Award in Fiction and a 2014 residency at Hedgebrook. She was raised in Missouri and now lives in Northern California, where she is at work on a story collection and a novel.

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