KENDRA ATLEEWORK grew up in the eastern Sierra Nevada mountains and is currently an MFA candidate at the University of Minnesota. Her nonfiction won the AWP Intro Journals Award in 2014, and her essays can be found in Hayden’s Ferry Review, The Pinch Journal, The Morning News, and Guernica. “Charade” is her first publication. She is at work on a book of nonfiction about drought and wildfire in her brazen home state of California.
- The Best American Essays 2015 (pp. 219-220). Houghton Mifflin Harcourt. Kindle Edition.