Di Jayawickrema is a Sri Lankan writer living in New York City. She writes short prose that approaches poetry and navigates (un/re)making memory, identity, and belonging. Her writing has appeared in journals that include wildnessJellyfish Review, Pithead Chapel, Entropy, and has been nominated for Best of the Net and anthologized in Best Microfiction. She is a VONA alumnus and an incoming Kundiman fellow. She reads fiction for The Offing and features for The Rumpus. She is at work on her first book. Find her on Twitter @onpapercuts.