Chloe Lane earned her MFA in Fiction at the University of Florida. She is also a fiction graduate of the International Institute of Modern Letters and the founding editor of Hue+Cry Press. She has recently had essays published in The Spinoff, Newsroom, Contemporary HUM and Pantograph Punch (forthcoming). After six years living in Florida, she has not long settled in Ōtautahi with her husband and young son. The Swimmers is her first book.