Candace Walsh is a third-year creative writing (fiction) PhD student at Ohio University, where she serves as co-editor of Quarter After Eight. She holds an MFA in fiction from Warren Wilson College.
Her fiction has been published by Entropy, Craft Literary, and Complete Sentence; her short story, “The Sandbox Story,” was published in the anthology Santa Fe Noir by Akashic Books. Her creative nonfiction essays have appeared in New Limestone Review and Pigeon Pages, among other publications. Craft Literary, descant, and Fiction Writers Review have published her essays on craft in fiction. Her book reviews have been published by Brevity and New Mexico Magazine. Cleave, her novel in progress, was longlisted in the 2018 Stockholm Writers Festival’s First Pages Contest. Find her on Twitter and Instagram @candacewalsh