Caitlin Hayes

Caitlin Hayes was born and raised in New Hampshire and now lives in Ithaca, New York, where she’s working on a story collection and a novel. She has received fellowships from Syracuse University’s MFA Program, the Carson McCullers Center, and Colgate University, and her stories appear in New England Review and the Southern Review.*

Make the Angel

If Jane can see it, she can face it, and if she can face it she can fight. She is not so old as some others, only seventy-six. She’s heard the nurse say Ginny is ninety.