Stephanie Early Green’s work appears or is forthcoming in Narrative, The Chicago Tribune, New Ohio Review, Water~Stone Review, Southeast Review, The Cincinnati Review, Juked, and elsewhere. She is the winner of the 2021 Margarita Donnelly Prize for Prose Writing (judged by Charlotte Watson Sherman) and her work was Highly Commended for the 2021 Bridport Prize (short story). She was also named a finalist by judge Rumaan Alam for the 2021 Crazyhorse Fiction Prize.

Stephanie is a current MFA candidate in fiction at Warren Wilson College. She was a fellow at the Virginia Center for Creative Arts in 2021, 2022, and 2024, and has participated in the Bread Loaf Writers’ Conference, the Community of Writers Conference, the Kenyon Review Writers Workshop, and the One Story Summer Writers’ Conference.

She graduated from Stanford University in 2005 and Harvard Law School in 2009. She lives in Virginia with her husband and three young children.

Contact her at stephanie [dot] early [dot] green [at]

Photograph by Rachel E.H. Photography