L. M. Asta has published fiction in Zone 5, The Battered Suitcase, Inkwell, Philadelphia Stories, and Schuylkill, and her essays have have appeared in Hippocrates and the Journal of the American Medical Association. She is a graduate of the Johns Hopkins University and Temple University School of Medicine. She did her residency at St. Christopher’s Hospital for Children. She writes and practices in Northern California.

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Short Stories