Drowning Is Inevitable was a quietly addicting story. Once I picked it up, I wanted to keep going and when I wasn’t reading it, it nagged at me until I picked it up again. Olivia’s life is a fractured narrative; her grandmother slips in and out of reality as she mistakes Olivia for her deceased […]
Author: Shalanda Stanley
Shalanda Stanley grew up in Louisiana and earned her BA in creative writing at Florida State University. She has an MEd in special education from the University of Louisiana at Monroe and a PhD from LSU in curriculum and instruction, with a focus in reading and literacy education. She’s an assistant professor at the University of Louisiana at Monroe, where she also lives with her family.