Dylan Landis 

Dylan Landis is the author of the novel Rainey Royal, and Normal People Don't Live Like This, a linked-story collection. She has received a 2014 O. Henry Award and a 2010 Fellowship from the National Endowment for the Arts. Her work has appeared in Bomb, Tin House, The New York Times, Best American Nonrequired Reading, House Beautiful and other publications. She lives in New York City.