Renata Golden’s essays have been published in literary journals and anthologies and were finalists for several prizes and creative nonfiction awards. Her essay collection in progress, titled Mountain Time: A Field Guide to Astonishment, features the Chiricahua Mountains on the borders of Arizona, New Mexico, and Mexico. She has an MFA in creative nonfiction from the University of Houston. Originally from the South Side of Chicago, Renata lives in Santa Fe, New Mexico.
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