Anna Cabe is a MFA candidate in fiction at Indiana University and the web editor of the Indiana Review. Her work has appeared or is forthcoming in The Toast, matchbook, Gingerbread House, Reservoir, Racialicious, Cease, Cows and tiny poetry: macropoetics, among others. She was a 2015 Kore Press Short Fiction Award semifinalist and a finalist for the 2015 Boulevard Short Fiction Contest for Emerging Writers. You can find Anna on Twitter @annablabs.
As a graduate student pressed for time, I don’t often get to read for pleasure, so Chitra Banerjee Divakaruni’s Before We Visit the Goddess, this veteran writer’s seventeenth book, was set aside for my summer break, to be read after required readings were finally cleared from my plate, and I could indulge myself properly.