548495_10203071838180723_2123455372_n (1)CHRISTOPHER GONZALEZ is a Cleveland-raised, Brooklyn-based writer of fiction and essays. His writing has appeared or is forthcoming in Split Lip MagazinePithead Chapel, HOBART, Modern LossChicago Literati, and elsewhere. A graduate of Vassar College, he is the recipient of the 2015 Ann E. Imbrie Prize for Excellence in Fiction Writing. Currently, he works in book publishing and serves as an assistant fiction editor for Barrelhouse magazine.