Aurelia Wills has work forthcoming in The Journal. Her stories have appeared in North American Review, The Common, The Kenyon Review, Hayden's Ferry Review, CALYX, Word Riot and other journals and anthologies. Two of her stories have been nominated for Pushcart Prizes. Her ya novel Someone I Wanted to Be was published by Candlewick Press. She is currently completing a second novel. In her free time, she bikes, skis, reads and volunteers with MN350.