Katherine Scott Nelson

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Katherine Scott Nelson (Scott, they/them) writes fiction and creative nonfiction. Their novella, Have You Seen Me, was published by the Chicago Center for Literature and Photography, and their short stories and essays have been featured in Ninth Letter, Confrontation, Whiskey Island, and elsewhere. They live in Southern California.


Cover Photo: Illustration by Sirin Thada for Catapult

I tell him how the reaction from my community was in some ways worse than the abuse.