Stephanie-ReentsFiction craft essays editor Stephanie Reents is the author of The Kissing List (Hogarth/Crown, 2012), an Editors Choice in The New York Times Book Review. Her short stories have appeared in the O. Henry Prize Stories, Best of the West, and numerous other journals and been noted in the Best American Short Stories and the Pushcart Prize: Best of the Small Presses. She teaches in the English Department at the College of the Holy Cross and lives in Providence, Rhode Island with her husband and small son. Email queries to