Kim Chinquee is a regular contributor to NOON, DENVER QUARTERLY, and CONJUNCTIONS, and has also published in PLOUGHSHARES, THE NATION, STORYQUARTERLY, INDIANA REVIEW, FICTION, MISSISSIPPI REVIEW, and over a hundred other journals and anthologies. She is the author of the collections OH BABY, PRETTY and PISTOL, and senior editor of NEW WORLD WRITING. She lives in Buffalo, NY.