“Maria felt that everything had slowed down and she could finally breathe again. Until the night the moon disappeared.”
Where are you going? Take me with you
Te amo. Te amo. Lo siento.
Nicole Calande considers much of the West Coast to be home. She is a recent graduate of the Columbia Publishing Course and was a former intern at Catapult, Counterpoint, Soft Skull, and Tin House Books.
When she isn't writing short stories or producing her queer horror podcast "Monsters Out of the Closet," she works as a brand writer and occasional bookseller in Portland, OR.
You can follow her (@NicoleCalande) and her podcast (@Pod_Monsters) on Twitter.
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