Kate Brody lives in Los Angeles, California. Her work has previously appeared in Lit Hub, The Literary Review, and Write or Die, among other publications. She holds an MFA from NYU. Her debut novel, Rabbit Hole, is forthcoming from Soho Crime in January 2024. Find her at katebrodyauthor.com or @katebrodyauthor.
I am embarrassed by how it scares me, getting older. By how the fear has guided every decision. By the math I’m always doing in my head, working back from fifty-two. If I die at the same age my dad died, Brody will be twenty-six, which is old enough.