Nicole Minton Nicole Minton is a writer and editor from California. Her paper “Gender Fluidity and the Unexplored Side of Hemingway” was presented at the Johns Hopkins Richard Macksey National Undergraduate Symposium in 2021. She is currently enrolled in an Advanced MA Track program in English with plans of pursuing a PhD. When she isn’t studying she can be found playing music, planning road trips, and walking her dog. This is her first published fiction.