About Cate

Cate McGowan is a nomadic soul from Georgia who’s temporarily settled in Florida, where she’s completing her Ph.D. She is the author of two books of fiction: True Places Never Are (Moon City Press), which won the Moon City Fiction Award, and These Lowly Objects (Gold Wake Press). She considers herself a cross-genre writer and has a variety of works—stories, poems, and essays—published in myriad literary outlets, including Glimmer Train, Crab Orchard Review, Tahoma Literary Review,​ Phoebe, Shenandoah, Barren, Stonecoast Review, Hypertext Magazine, and the Norton anthology, Flash Fiction International. She serves as the prose poetry editor for Pithead Chapel.


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