It’s Spring 2021 and the Trauma Is Blooming

Moving to North Carolina, all cerulean skies, bright swaths of riotous pinks and purples, flowering crape myrtles and wild dashes of forsythia, was magic.

Heather Frese

Heather Frese is the author of The Baddest Girl on the Planet, winner of the Lee Smith Novel Prize. She has published numerous short stories, essays, and the occasional poem, earning...