The Center for Fiction selected my entry as the winner in its first flash fiction contest. The story was inspired by a Dorothea Lange photo from the New York Public Library’s collection. Check it out here
Alex Peterson is a Bay Area writer and editor. His work has appeared in The Rumpus, HiLobrow, and sPARKLE & bLINK, among others. He is a past winner of the Center for Fiction Flash Fiction Contest and finalist for the Zoetrope: All-Story Short Fiction Contest. His chapbook, Field Reports, was published in February 2017.