Rosalía’s father was the first man to lie to her.
Naihobe Gonzalez is a Venezuelan-American writer. Her short stories and essays have appeared in The Believer, Catapult, The Offing, PANK, Waxwing, and elsewhere. She is an alumna of VONA and the Tin House Summer Workshop and has received fellowships from Writing by Writers, the Writers Grotto, and the Kearny Street Workshop. She is currently working on a novel and a collection of short stories. She holds a Ph.D. in economics from Columbia University and conducts education policy research when she's not writing.