KATHRYN McMAHON is an American writer living abroad with her British wife and dog. Her stories have appeared or are forthcoming in Booth, Passages North, Podcastle, The Cincinnati Review, The Baltimore Review, Jellyfish Review, Split Lip, and others. She is a finalist for the SmokeLong Quarterly Award for Flash Fiction. Her work has also received nominations for Best Small Fictions, Best of the Net, and the Pushcart, and has been selected for Wigleaf’s Top 50. On Twitter, she is @katoscope. Find more of her writing at darkandsparklystories.com.