April L. Ford grew up in Quebec. Her short story “Project Fumarase” won a 2016 Pushcart Prize, and her debut story collection, The Poor Children, won the 2013 Santa Fe Writers Project Literary Awards Program for Fiction. April has spent time at Virginia Center for the Creative Arts as a Robert Johnson Fellow, and at Ucross Foundation as a Writer in Residence. She teaches writing at State University of New York at Oneonta.
Listen to April chat with Out of Bounds Radio Show host Tish Pearlman about climbing the Eiffel Tower, ghosts, and handling difficult subjects in writing.