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Isabel Starr Murray

Isabel Starr Murray is a Venezuelan American writer whose essays and short fiction have appeared in Salt Hill, The Awl, and Columbia Journal, among others. She is currently at work on a novel. To say hello or check out more of her work, visit


Fall 2023

Country Club

By Isabel Starr Murray

Before he had moved to Chile, June’s uncle had been kidnapped in the street, brought to his house, and tied up with rope like in the movies. The house and […]