Onyinye Ihezukwu was born in Nigeria. Her work has appeared in Zoetrope: All Story, The Virginia Quarterly Review, The American Scholar, among others. She held a 2015–2017 Wallace Stegner Fellowship at Stanford University, and is currently earning a PhD in Literature and Creative Writing at the University of Houston.
This short story appears in the LARB Print Quarterly Journal: No. 19, Romance To receive the LARB Quarterly Journal, ...