Laura Schadler grew up in the mountains of Virginia. She studied filmmaking at Bard College, and writing at California College of the Arts. Her fiction has appeared in The Southern Review, Denver Quarterly, Gettysburg Review, Fourteen Hills, and West Branch Wired, among others. She teaches writing and is currently working on a novel.
We pay homage to Riot Grrrl history in a museum. We sing along to a Dinosaur Jr. song at a J Mascis show. We try to understand the passage of time, our place within it, what matters, what lasts, and why.