CATHERINE BELL teaches literature and writing at Washington International School. She holds degrees from Harvard and Stanford and has lived in Boston, Paris, Brasilia, and Nova Scotia, as well as Northern California and Washington, DC, where she and her husband raised their family. Her short stories have appeared most recently in Green Hills Literary Lantern, Sixfold, and The Northern Virginia Review. Her story, "Incident at Cohasset" is forthcoming in South Carolina Review. Her novel, Rush of Shadows, won the 2014 Washington Writers' Publishing House Fiction Prize and will be published in the fall.
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