You were unsure which pain is worse—the shock of what happened or the ache for what never will.

Simon Van Booy in Everything Beautiful Began After

About Simon Van Booy

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Simon Van Booy (born 1975) is an Anglo-American writer, currently living in the United States. His short story collection, Love Begins in Winter, won the 2009 Frank O'Connor International Short Story Award. He was a finalist for the 2011 Vilcek Prize for Creative Promise.

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