Doctor Weller had as much as told him his pain and exhaustion, his misery, were all in his head, that he'd gotten inert and maudlin in his old age.
Born and raised in Dublin, Ireland, Ethel Rohan now lives in San Francisco. She received her MFA in fiction from Mills College, CA. Her work has appeared in or is forthcoming from various literary magazines including The Irish Times Online, The Irish Herald, Prick of the Spindle, Miranda Literary Magazine, and Word Riot. Ethel is currently seeking representation for her first novel, In the Family Way, and is at work on a second novel. She also teaches creative writing to middle grade students, is a brazen chocaholic, and wants her father to hold at least her first book in his hands—because she promised him.