Kate Mahony is a Wellington-based writer. Her short fiction has featured in numerous publications, including Takahē, Blackmail Press, 4th Floor and Landmarks: 2015 National Flash-Fiction Day Anthology, UK. She has an MA in Creative Writing from the International Institute of Modern Letters at Victoria University.
The how and why of someone’s disappearance will always haunt those left behind, but J.R.R. Tolkien offers an intriguing comment in the line: ‘Not all those who wander are lost.’