Lungs Full of Noise

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Lungs Full of Noise

By Tessa Mellas

University of Iowa Press, Paperback, 9781609382001, 128pp.

Publication Date: October 1, 2013

About the Author
Tessa Mellas s stories have appeared in "Crazyhorse, Gulf Coast, Hayden s Ferry Review, Prism International, "and "StoryQuarterly "and have been anthologized in "40 Stories: New Writing from Harper Perennial "and "Apocalypse Now: Prose and Poetry from the End of Days. "Born in northern New York, she has competed nationally in synchronized figure skating. She earned a BA from St. Lawrence University, an MFA from Bowling Green State University, and a PhD from the University of Cincinnati. She lives in Columbus, Ohio, with her husband and two cats and teaches writing at the Ohio State University.