Karen Shepard

Lance Cleland

Karen Shepard is the author of the novels, An Empire of WomenThe Bad Boy’s Wife, Don’t I Know You?, and The Celestials. Her short fiction has been published in The Atlantic Monthly, Tin House, BombPloughsharesFailbetter, GlimmertrainMississippi Review, and Southwest Review, among others. Her nonfiction has appeared in SelfMoreThe Boston Globe, and USA Today, among others.