Kaitlyn Greenidge

Kaitlyn Greenidge was born in Boston. She received her MFA from Hunter College. Her work has appeared in The Believer, American Short Fiction, Guernica, Kweli Journal, The Feminist Wire, Afro Pop Magazine, Green Mountains Review and other places. She is the recipient of fellowships from Lower Manhattan Community Council’s Work-Space Program; Bread Loaf Writers’ Conference and the recipient of a 2016 NEA fellowship in Literature. She currently lives in Brooklyn. Her debut novel, We Love You, Charlie Freeman will be published by Algonquin in March 2016.

Four Tales for Dry Land

“Our father says that they’re just bodies. That there’s nothing interesting about bodies. They are just a vessel. It would be a mistake to love one.”