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Nikoletta Gjoni is a fiction and creative nonfiction writer living outside of Washington, D.C. Her work can be found or is forthcoming in Kindling Volume III, Cleaver Magazine, New Flash Fiction Review, Jellyfish Review, and Riggwelter Press, among others. Her work has been previously nominated for the PEN/Robert J. Dau prize, Best of the Net, and Best Microfiction. View Gjoni's publications at or follow her on Twitter @NikiGjoni.