"The Telepathist" by Blair Hurley

Blair Hurley is the author of The Devoted (W.W. Norton, 2018), which was long-listed for The Center for Fiction’s First Novel Prize. Her work is published or forthcoming in Electric Literature, The Georgia Review, Ninth Letter, Guernica, Paris Review Daily, West Branch, and elsewhere. She is the recipient of a 2018 Pushcart Prize and was nominated for two Pushcart Prizes in 2019.