Source text: The Wide Net and Other Stories, Eudora Welty (Harcourt Brace, 1971).
Jessica Goodfellow’s books include Whiteout (University of Alaska Press, 2017), Mendeleev’s Mandala (2015) and The Insomniac’s Weather Report (2014). Her work has appeared in Best New Poets, Verse Daily, Motionpoems, and on NPR’s The Writer’s Almanac. Last year she was a writer-in-residence at Denali National Park and Preserve. She has had work in Threepenny Review, Beloit Poetry Review, The Awl, The Southern Review, and elsewhere.