Angela Mitchell is the author of the story collection, Unnatural Habitats & Other Stories (WTAW Press). Her fiction has appeared in Colorado Review, New South, Carve, Midwestern Gothic, storySouth, and other journals. Her story, “Animal Lovers,” was awarded Colorado Review’s Nelligan Prize for Short Fiction; more recently, her work has been featured in The Best Small Fictions 2018 (Braddock Avenue Books). She was honored as a Tennessee Williams Scholar at the Sewanee Writers’ Conference and currently serves as fiction editor at NELLE. An eighth generation native of the Ozarks of southern Missouri, she now lives in St. Louis with her family.