Nona Caspers' book of stories Heavier Than Air won the AWP Grace Paley Short Fiction Prize and is forthcoming from the University of Massachusetts Press. "The Fifth Season" is adapted from a story in that collection. Her work has also been honored with a Cooper Prize from Ontario Review and an Iowa Fiction Award from the Iowa Review. She teaches at San Francisco State University.
"The Fifth Season,"
Ontario Review: Vol. 67
, Article 4.
Available at: http://repository.usfca.edu/ontarioreview/vol67/iss1/4