Autumn Fourkiller

India Downes-Le Guin

Autumn Fourkiller is a writer from rural Oklahoma. She is a 2022 Ann Friedman Fellow and Tin House Summer Scholar. Her work is current or forthcoming in Longreads, Catapult, Atlas Obscura, and elsewhere. Her newsletter, “Dream Interpretation for Dummies,” ( is where Dear Abby meets Native Americana. She is currently at work on a novel about “ghosts,” Indigenous and otherwise. Find her on Instagram (@sadboyhowdy) or at