The scrap yard at the north end of my long city street hummed like a dystopic anthill, the day I drove up in my 15-year-old compact car, parked in front of a heap of flattened wrecks winking in an oily sun, got out, and made my way to a busy office where a woman with […]
KRISTA FOSS’ short fiction has appeared in several Canadian journals as well as Granta (UK) and has twice been a finalist for the Journey Prize. Her essay writing has been published in Best Canadian Essays and won the Prism International Creative Non-Fiction prize (2016) and was nominated for a National Magazine Award. Her first novel, Smoke River, published by McClelland & Stewart (2014), won the Hamilton Literary Award and was optioned for film by Westwind Productions. Her second novel, set in Milwaukee, will be published by McClelland & Stewart in spring 2021.