Kathy Anderson

Kathy Anderson’s short story collection was a finalist in the 2014 Flannery O’Connor Award for Short Fiction and the 2013 Autumn House Press Fiction Contest. Her short stories have twice been nominated for the Pushcart Prize, for fiction published in Barcelona Review and Apple Valley Review. She is also a playwright and Dramatists Guild member, with plays produced and staged in the US and Ireland. She lives in Philadelphia, PA.


By Kathy Anderson

His father was now his mother, but he was still an epic asshole. “He won’t even let me get a tattoo,” Josh said. “He gets his whole dick cut off, and he won’t even let me get a tattoo.”