Amanda Ajamfar

Amanda Ajamfar is a short-story writer currently living in New York City. She has been generously supported by awards and fellowships from the Vermont Studio Center, the Asian American Writers’ Workshop, and the Millay Colony for the Arts. You can find her stories in the Colorado Review and at Paper Darts.



In order to get the insurance company to pay for the visit, the therapist needed to make a diagnosis within the first session.  “Don’t pay too much attention to it, though, these kinds of diagnoses aren’t really that helpful or accurate; it’s just paperwork.”  But then the woman proceeded, in trying to figure out which […]

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