“This was the summer of the robberies, the summer when the Earlham boy blew off his hand with a firework…” Story of the Week (April 11), by Rowan Beaird.Read More
Rowan Beaird is currently teaching English in rural Japan. She was previously the Program Manager for Grub Street in Boston, and was the recipient of the Propper Prize for Poetry while getting her B.A. in English Literature from Kenyon College. She is originally from the suburbs of Chicago.