Jaime deBlanc-Knowles

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Jaime deBlanc-Knowles holds an M.A. in creative writing from the University of Texas at Austin. Her work has been published in Post Road and Meridian, and she has been the recipient of a MacDowell Fellowship and a Lighthouse Works Fellowship. She is currently at work on her second novel, as well as a collection of short stories that engage with fairy tales and myths. 


Cover Photo: photograph of a bird in flight against a blue sky and white wispy clouds
The Giant

It was here that Dad told me the story. I didn’t know where the story had come from, or how long he’d carried it inside him.